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From: Brett Presnell <presnell@member.fsf.org>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: na=\"nil\" in ob-R.elo
Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:42:38 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87h7njdr0x.fsf@ufl.edu> (raw)

Probably a silly question, but in ob-R.el, what is the reason for
setting na=\"nil\" when defining org-babel-R-write-object-command?  Is
this an elisp compatibility thing?

Regardless, I generally (always?) want na=\"\" for this, so I am finding
all those "nil"s very annoying, and the only way that I see to defeat
them is to redefine org-babel-R-write-object-command.

If there is no reason for the current behavior (doubtful I know) and if
I am not missing an obvious work-around, then I would like to suggest
changing this behavior.  Otherwise, would it be feasible to add an
option for R code blocks (:nastring?) where one could specify the NA
replacement string?

What do you think?  It's easy to suggest I know and certainly beyond my
elisp coding skills at present, but I am supposing that someone more
fluent in elisp could do this safely without too much trouble.

             reply	other threads:[~2021-01-14 23:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-01-14 23:42 Brett Presnell [this message]
2021-01-16  0:19 ` Berry, Charles via General discussions about Org-mode.
2021-01-16 13:35   ` Jeremie Juste
2021-01-17 21:48     ` Brett Presnell
2021-02-06 20:05   ` Jeremie Juste

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