[R] Using R with screenreading software

Brett Presnell presnell at stat.ufl.edu
Thu May 6 20:01:31 CEST 2010

Duncan Murdoch <murdoch.duncan at gmail.com> writes:

> In the meantime, using Rterm in a command window is one solution.
> There are also other front ends available that may work:  running R
> from within Emacs, or using the JGR front end (see the article on p. 9
> of http://stat-computing.org/newsletter/issues/scgn-16-2.pdf).

I haven't tried it, but a potentially interesting combination is

 R + Emacs + ESS + Emacspeak <URL:http://emacspeak.sourceforge.net/>

Emacspeak even includes a file called emacspeak-ess.el whose purpose is
to "Speech-enable ESS: Emacs Speaks Statistics".

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