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yihui / brush-loader.html
Created Feb 11, 2012
SyntaxHighlighter Brush for the R Language
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<script type="text/javascript">
"r  path/to/your/syntaxhighlighter/scripts/shBrushR.js",
"plain  path/to/your/syntaxhighlighter/scripts/shBrushPlain.js",
"sql  path/to/your/syntaxhighlighter/scripts/shBrushSql.js",
"js  path/to/your/syntaxhighlighter/scripts/shBrushJScript.js",
"html xml  path/to/your/syntaxhighlighter/scripts/shBrushXml.js"
SyntaxHighlighter.defaults["toolbar"] = false;
yihui / warnings.R
Created Sep 22, 2013
this shows the correct way to suppress warnings is suppressWarnings() instead of options(warn = -1) alone; similarly, you should use suppressMessages() to suppress messages
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options(warn = -1)
# cannot really suppress warnings from the root level
withCallingHandlers(warning("hi"), warning = function(w) {
# the warning can still be captured:
## <simpleWarning in withCallingHandlers(warning("hi"), warning = function(w) { print(w)}): hi>
# however, this always works
yihui /
Created Apr 15, 2016
Install TeXLive on Linux
# you can replace $HOME with any dir
sed -i 's@\$TEXLIVEHOME@'"$HOME"'@' texlive.profile
tar zxf install-tl-unx.tar.gz
./install-tl*/install-tl -profile texlive.profile
# texlive.tar.gz is a portable and full TeXLive package
tar zcf texlive.tar.gz -C $HOME texlive
yihui / input.Rnw
Last active Sep 7, 2019
use knitr (knit2pdf) to generate a PDF report in a Shiny app
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yihui /
Last active Sep 3, 2019
Preview all syntax highlighting themes in knitr (HTML and LaTeX)
yihui / scrape-rviews.R
Created Jul 3, 2017
The R script I used to scrape the old RViews site (WordPress)
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page_post_links = function(
page = 1, baseurl = '',
xpath = '//h2[@class="entry-title"]/a'
) {
html = read_html(sprintf('%s/page/%d/', baseurl, page))
xml_attr(xml_find_all(html, xpath), 'href')
yihui / grid-table.Rnw
Created May 25, 2012
draw a table by gridExtra in knitr
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We can draw a table with the gridExtra package, and one problem is to
pre-determine the size of the table plot to remove the extra white
margin. Below is an example that shows you how to do it (courtesy of
baptiste auguie).
yihui / readme.Rmd
Last active Mar 5, 2019
A list of package vignettes built from knitr on CRAN
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Here is a list of package vignettes _possibly_ built with **knitr** on CRAN.
```{r fetch-pkgs, include=FALSE}
pkgs = available.packages(contrib.url('', 'source'))
deps = tools::package_dependencies('knitr', pkgs, which = 'all', reverse = TRUE)[['knitr']]
deps = setdiff(deps, 'R.rsp') # packages that do not use knitr
deps = sort(c(deps, 'knitr'))
```{r vig-list, include=FALSE, echo=FALSE, cache=TRUE, cache.extra=deps, message=FALSE, error=FALSE}
vigs = lapply(deps, function(pkg) {
yihui / NpptoR-auto-completion.R
Created Mar 21, 2012
An R script to generate R.xml for auto-completion in Notepad++
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# this script will generate a file 'R.xml' for auto-completion in Notepad++; I
# wrote it when my programming style was pretty bad, but this script seems to be
# still functional anyway
# R.xml will be generated under your current work directory: getwd()
# load some packages to the search path:
pkg <- installed.packages()[, 'Priority']
sapply(names(pkg)[!], library, character.only = TRUE)
# you may load any installed packages here
yihui / server.R
Created Oct 31, 2012
A Shiny app for ANOVA
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shinyServer(function(input, output) {
# Make three independent, repeatable copies of rnorm so that the underlying
# random values don't change
rnorm1 = repeatable(rnorm)
rnorm2 = repeatable(rnorm)
rnorm3 = repeatable(rnorm)
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