Call this to import the details Rd macro into your package.

  • The RdMacros field of the DESCRIPTION file is updated so you can use the \\foldstart{} and \\foldend{} macro in your documentation.

See the Package Documentation vignette of the details package.

use_details(desc_path = "./DESCRIPTION")



character, path to description file to check/edit, Default = './DESCRIPTION'


This will append three elements to the DESCRIPTION file

  • Suggests: details

  • RdMacros: details

  • Roxygen: list(markdown = TRUE)

See also