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Learn the full details in vignette('index-crossref').

Key tags:

  • @aliases ${1:alias}: Add additional aliases to the topic. Use NULL to suppress the default alias automatically generated by roxygen2.

  • @concept ${1:concept}: Add additional keywords or phrases to be included in the index. Each @concept should be a single term or phrase.

  • @family ${1:family name}: Generate @seealso entries to all other functions in family name.

  • @keywords ${1:keyword}: Add a standardised keyword, indexed by These are generally not useful apart from @keywords internal which flags the topic as internal and removes from topic indexes.

  • @references ${1:reference}: Pointers to the related literature. Usually formatted like a bibliography.

  • @seealso [${1:func}()]: Link to other related functions or urls. Usually a sentence or two, or a bulleted list.

Other less frequently used tags:

  • @backref ${1:path}: Manually override the backreference that points from the .Rd file back to the source .R file. Only needed when generating code.


#' @aliases ${1:alias}
#' @backref ${1:path}
#' @concept ${1:concept}
#' @family ${1:family name}
#' @keywords ${1:keyword}
#' @references ${1:reference}
#' @seealso [${1:func}()]

See also

Other documentation tags: tags-rd, tags-rd-other, tags-reuse