[Bioc-devel] running devel and release versions of R and bioc on mac os?

Steve Lianoglou mailinglist.honeypot at gmail.com
Thu Jul 21 17:12:03 CEST 2011

I see.

Thanks Paul and Kasper for taking the time to comment.

It's hard for me to pin point what's "special" in my case here that
provides me with this gift that keeps on giving, but ... I guess I'll
just have to live with the occasional inconvenience for now.

Sorry for the OT thread on this list,

On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 4:28 PM, Kasper Daniel Hansen
<kasperdanielhansen at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 3:37 PM, Steve Lianoglou
> <mailinglist.honeypot at gmail.com> wrote:
>> In particular I run emacs/ess through the terminal (iTerm2 actually).
>> I can sometimes get emacs to freeze up (while running in terminal) if
>> I'm scrolling up/down in a buffer (using the arrows), and if the
>> cursor hits, say "the ceiling" of the buffer, it will sometimes get
>> stuck there and the whole terminal just locks up. (I'm also typically
>> using gnu/screen).
>> Other times I find that R somehow just "force quites" when I'm running
>> it through ess.
>> Do you guys run a somehow-similar setup? And does this ever happen to
>> you guys at all?
>> Currently on osx.6.8, ess 5.13 and emacs 23.3 (from emacsforosx.com)
> On OS X I run Emacs 23.3 compiled from source, with ESS 5.14.  This is
> rock solid, never any problems.
> On our linux cluster I ssh in, start screen and run Emacs 23.1
> compiled from source with ESS 5.14, using emacs -nw.  Also rock solid.
> Kasper

Steve Lianoglou
Graduate Student: Computational Systems Biology
 | Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
 | Weill Medical College of Cornell University
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