The file is assumed to be UTF-8 and the resulting text has its encoding set as such.

## Usage

read_lines(path, n = -1)

## Arguments

path

A character string of the path to the file to read.

n

integer. The number of lines to read. A negative number means read all the lines in the file.

## Value

A UTF-8 encoded character vector of the lines in the file.

## Details

Both '\r\n' and '\n' are treated as a newline.

## Examples

authors_file <- file.path(R.home("doc"), "AUTHORS")