Replace the contents of a section in one or more Rd files

Description

Replace the contents of a section in one or more Rd files.

Usage

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Rdreplace_section(text, sec, pattern, path = "./man", exclude = NULL, ...)

Arguments

text

the replacement text, a character string.

sec

the name of the section without the leading backslash, as for Rdo_set_section.

pattern

regular expression for R files to process, see Details.

path

the directory were to look for the Rd files.

exclude

regular expression for R files to exclude, see Details.

...

not used.

Details

Rdreplace_section looks in the directory specified by path for files whose names match pat and drops those whose names match exclude. Then it replaces section sec in the files selected in this way.

Rdreplace_section is a convenience function to replace a section (such as a keyword or author) in several files in one go. It calls Rdo_set_section to do the work.

Value

A vector giving the full names of the processed Rd files but the function is used for the side effect of mpdofying them as described in section Details.

Author(s)

Georgi N. Boshnakov

See Also

Rdo_set_section

Examples

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## Not run: 
# replace the author in all Rd files except pkgname-package
Rdreplace_section("A. Author", "author", ".*[.]Rd$", exclude = "-package[.]Rd$")

## End(Not run)

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