[R] Correct value of R_HOME

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sun Feb 10 15:57:51 CET 2013

On 10/02/2013 14:38, Uwe Ligges wrote:
> On 10.02.2013 03:13, James Jong wrote:
>> What is the purpose of the variable R_HOME? What value should I set it
>> to?
> Don't change it, it is set automatically on startup. See
>   ?R_HOME

True for normal use of R, but another question from the OP suggests this 
was about embedded uses of R (in Python).  For that, see 'Writing R 
Extensions', chapter 8.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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