calling Splus 6 help from within emacs etc.
rossini at blindglobe.net
Sat Feb 15 21:30:23 CET 2003
Faheem Mitha <faheem at email.unc.edu> writes:
>> > 2) Also, I wanted to point out that ESS currently assumes that the Splus
>> > binary is called Splus6. In fact (at least for Linux) it is called Splus.
>> > Would you consider changing this?
>> I hate it when inciteful does that... You _CAN_ change it, read the
>> comments in the file ess-site.el...
> Yes, but this will get overwritten at the next upgrade, right? Is there a
> reason not to just change it?
Because a prior release labeled it Splus6, and that did seem to be
the default for a while (just like Splus5 was for the 5.x series, may
it die, and "Splus" was for 3.x).
>> > 3) Is the ESS-help mailing list available in archived form? There does not
>> > appear to be a link from the web page.
>> It should be somewhere at http://stat.math.ethz.ch/, I'm not sure of
>> the exact location. If anyone finds it first, let me know, else I'll
>> find it sometime after I return to work Tuesday.
> I get an "unknown host" for stat.math.ethz.ch.
You might try http://stat.ethz.ch/
It's the same place as the R mailing lists, if that helps. I'll
look Tuesday when I'm back to a windowed system.
You _CAN_ make changes locally, as well.
Just add the line in your .emacs file that you would've changed in
ess-site.el. It ought to work.
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