For hardware reasons (disk space, CPU performance) there is currently
no search facility at the R master webserver itself. However, due to the
very active R user community (without which R would not be what it is
today) there are other possibilities to search in R web pages and mail
Thanks to all of them!
- An R
site search is provided by Jonathan Baron at the University
of Pennsylvania, United States. This engine lets you search help
files, manuals, and mailing list archives.
- Rseek is provided
by Sasha Goodman at Stanford university. This engine lets you search
several R-related sites and can easily be added to the toolbar of
- The Nabble R Forum is an innovative search engine
for R messages.
In addition, you can always use the advanced search feature of the Google search engine: