[R] project path in Rmd
c@|@ndr@ @end|ng |rom rgzm@de
Thu Apr 2 11:08:58 CEST 2020
What about searching for the .Rproj file and using its path as the new
working directory using setwd()?
But I know that it is indeed not recommended in knitted files (FAQ #5
And I do not know how to search up the folder structure anyway...
Dr. Ivan Calandra
TraCEr, laboratory for Traceology and Controlled Experiments
MONREPOS Archaeological Research Centre and
Museum for Human Behavioural Evolution
56567 Neuwied, Germany
+49 (0) 2631 9772-243
On 02/04/2020 11:02, Ivan Calandra wrote:
> I do not know this ".." command (could you please show me how to use it
> in a relative path?), but it sounds like a good start.
> But it implies that I know in advance how many folders up the parent
> directory is. I guess in most cases it will always be the same, but it
> would be even better if it could be applied generically.
> As I said, ideally, I would like to get the project directory from a
> script located in a subfolder.
> Dr. Ivan Calandra
> TraCEr, laboratory for Traceology and Controlled Experiments
> MONREPOS Archaeological Research Centre and
> Museum for Human Behavioural Evolution
> Schloss Monrepos
> 56567 Neuwied, Germany
> +49 (0) 2631 9772-243
> On 02/04/2020 10:54, Ivan Krylov wrote:
>> On Thu, 2 Apr 2020 10:30:29 +0200
>> Ivan Calandra <calandra using rgzm.de> wrote:
>>> The problem I then have is to specify the path for 'raw_data' and
>>> 'derived_data' <...> And these folders are not subfolders of
>>> the working directory '~/analysis/scripts'.
>>> I would like to avoid absolute paths of course
>> Is there a reason to avoid relative paths built using '..' to access
>> parent directories?
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