[ESS] back/forwardslash incompatability
timbodownie2004 at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Jul 21 16:48:24 CEST 2005
Thanks for the quick response, but the problem is that
xemacs is naming the buffer using single "\"s.
I'm just typing in C-c C-l, so there is no
direct way of using a double backslash.
How do I tell emacs to either use / or to use \\
--- "A.J. Rossini" <blindglobe at gmail.com> wrote:
> You need to use "\\"
> ("\" is an escape code on every OS, "\\" = \
> (escaping the escape).
> On 7/21/05, tim downie <timbodownie2004 at yahoo.co.uk>
> > Hi,
> > I've used R within ESS (on Xemacs) for several
> > on Linux, and have now installed on windows NT.
> > There seems to be a problem when sourcing a file
> > using C-c C-l in that emacs insists on using \ to
> > delimit directories, but the Rterm shell
> > this as an escape eg. \test turns into [tab]est
> > The error message is "cannot open file" as the
> > filename is submitted.
> > I've searched available documentation & help sites
> > but I can't seem to find any other mention of the
> > problem.
> > Thanks
> > Tim
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> "Commit early,commit often, and commit in a
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> roll-back your mistakes" (AJR, 4Jan05).
> A.J. Rossini
> blindglobe at gmail.com
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