[ESS] Cant kill R -process

Kasper Daniel Hansen khansen at stat.berkeley.edu
Fri Feb 6 02:26:46 CET 2009

This has been answered multiple times on the list.

C-g gives you command back to emacs, after which C-c C-g essentially  
stops it (like C-c in a shell).


On Feb 5, 2009, at 17:12 , Paul Leo wrote:

> Hi
> I've been giving ESS and emacs a try for a few weeks and found it  
> quite
> nice but I have ONE problem which is killing my progress.
> I can't seem to terminate a R-command which is taking too long . I am
> using ubuntu intrepid 64bit and the intrepid ports of ESS from CRAN
> 5.3.10-Intrepid and Emacs 22.2.1. When I run a command which takes a
> long time the top line of command on the R buffer window ...
> File ......  iESS Complete In/Out Signals Help
> are non-responsive .Actually this line on the R edit session is also
> unresponsive and Emacs C- or M- also don't work.
> If there a way to stop a process that I have missed in the manual? ...
> other that terminating the process id from a terminal!
> Thanks
> Paul
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