[R] Citing R in journal articles (or the failure to)

hadley wickham h.wickham at gmail.com
Wed Nov 12 15:26:25 CET 2008

> Along similar lines, someone recently posted a script to generate
> a .bib file for all packages installed.  It would be useful if someone
> were to implement that script for CRAN and make the resulting
> R-packages.bib file available on the CRAN site.

It would also be useful if citation() added a dummy cite-key - maybe
just the name of the package?  I don't know about others, but I
usually just keep one citation per package that points to the latest
version that I've used.



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