[ESS] no S4 help under Windows XP
erikriverson at gmail.com
Tue Oct 20 23:35:41 CEST 2009
FYI, ?setClass works for me on both Windows and Solaris using GNU
Emacs 22 (not vincent goulet's) and ESS 5.4.
On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 4:32 PM, Stephen Eglen
<S.J.Eglen at damtp.cam.ac.uk> wrote:
>> I installed Goulet's package awhile ago, and am running ESS 5.3.10,
>> emacs 22.3.1 and R 2.8.1. I started an R session with M-X R. I don't
>> think I've made any customizations to R/ESS.
>> gets me an empty buffer *help[R](setClass)*.
>> Could anyone suggest a solution or diagnosis? (Well, other than my
>> short-term fix of working in Linux--the data I'll need is on Windows and
>> needs to stay there).
> hi Ross, can I just confirm -- you find that
> works on linux
> but not on windows?
> Does life get any easier if you add:
> (setq inferior-ess-r-help-command "help(\"%s\", htmlhelp=TRUE)\n")
> to your .emacs which should then start help windows in a web browser?
> ESS-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
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