Returns information about an RStudio editor.
getSourceEditorContext(id = NULL)
The ID of a particular document, as retrieved by
or similar. Supported in RStudio 2022.06.0 or newer.
list with elements:
|The document ID.
|The path to the document on disk.
|The contents of the document.
list of selections. See Details for more information.
selection field returned is a list of document selection objects.
A document selection is just a pairing of a document
range, and the
text within that range.
getActiveDocumentContext function was added with version 0.99.796
of RStudio, while the
getSourceEditorContext and the
functions were added with version 0.99.1111.