[ESS] [R] ESS and Emacs

Richard M. Heiberger rmh at temple.edu
Mon Jan 2 05:57:36 CET 2006

1. The .emacs file you sent can't work because you are using backslashes in
the path name and you are referencing an non-existent directory "site_lisp"

(load "C:\Program Files\emacs-21.3\site_lisp\ess-5.2.11\lisp\ess-site.el")

Inside emacs you must use forward slashes and you must use the correct
directory name "site-lisp".
(load "C:/progra~1/emacs-21.3/site-lisp/ess-5.2.11/lisp/ess-site.el")

2. Have you looked at the instructions on installing ESS with emacs that
are included with ESS?  They are in 
Open it in Internet Explorer and search C-F for
   1.9 Microsoft Windows installation

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