Rscript(1) front end for scripting with R


Rscript [--options] [-e expr] file [args]


A binary front-end to R, for use in scripting applications.
An optional expression to be evaluated, used in place of expr.
Input file of R expressions
Optional further arguments to be processed by commandArgs in the R interpreter.


--options accepted are
Print usage and exit
Print version and exit
Print information on progress
Where 'list' is a comma-separated set of package names, or 'NULL'

and also options to R (in addition to --slave --no-restore), such as

Do save workspace at the end of the session
Don't read the site and user environment files
Don't read the site-wide Rprofile
Don't read the user R profile
Do restore previously saved objects at startup
Combine --no-save, --no-restore, --no-site-file --no-init-file and --no-environ