[ESS] how to kill ess???

Martin Maechler maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Mon Feb 16 11:22:14 CET 2009

>>>>> "KDH" == Kasper Daniel Hansen <khansen at stat.berkeley.edu>
>>>>>     on Sat, 14 Feb 2009 17:01:31 -0800 writes:

    KDH> Is it the usual C-g you need to use? If that does not
    KDH> work, you will most likely need to kill Emacs.

I'm pretty sure that 

   1) C-g (or  'ESC ESC ESC')

  2a) kill the R process via C-c C-q (or the '[Signals] menu) 

In rare cases, I may have had to revert to

  2b) kill the *R* emacs buffer (C-x k)  without having to kill emacs.


    KDH> Kasper

    KDH> On Feb 14, 2009, at 9:51 , Kjetil Halvorsen wrote:

    >> Help!
    >> Now ess hangup, and neither ess nor emacs responds to
    >> anything, not even menus, not even C-c C-z.
    >> What to do --- apart from killing emacs?
    >> kjetil
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