The below code shows how to configure the help.ports option in R such that the built-in R help server always uses the same URL port. Just add it to the .Rprofile file in your home directory (iff missing, create it). For more details, see help("Startup"). # Force the URL of the help to options(help.ports = 21510) A slighter fancier version is to use a environment variable to set the port(s):

Continue reading

Author's picture

Henrik Bengtsson

MSc CS | PhD Math Stat | Associate Professor | R Foundation | R Consortium

Associate Professor