[ESS] plain text help with R 2.4.0.
cernuto at unisi.it
Thu Oct 12 21:01:37 CEST 2006
Francesco Cernuto ha scritto:
> On my environment,
> MS Windows XP SP2
> GNU emacs 22.214.171.124
> R 2.4.0.
> when I request help on any object, through ?object, help(object) or
> `C-c C-v' I was popped in an empy buffer and, for base package only, I
> get a CHM help window with the chosen topic help.
> Using the option chemhelp=FALSE, (for example :
> help(rnorm,package=stats,chmhelp=FALSE), I get a plain text help, but in
> the R process windows, not in a new buffer as I wish.
> With my previous R version (2.3.1) plain text help was the default
> display behavior.
> Thank for any help or suggestions.
> Francesco Cernuto, MD MSc
> Siena - Italy
> ESS-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
I wish to apologise for my malformed question.
I got a suggestion from R-help list: just simply modifiy the default
help format in R-2.4.0 in my R.profile with:
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