[ESS] help screen not working for ESS/R

Seb spluque at gmail.com
Fri Nov 19 13:34:58 CET 2010

On Fri, 19 Nov 2010 00:27:21 -0600,
Erik Iverson <eriki at ccbr.umn.edu> wrote:

> On 11/19/2010 12:17 AM, Simon Blomberg wrote:
>> Hi all,

>> I am getting the same problem, and as well the GUI buttons do not
>> appear. I'm running Debian unstable with ESS 5.12-1, R 2.12.0, and
>> GNU Emacs 23.2.1. I downgraded back to ESS 5.11-1 and that fixed the
>> problem.

> So I was wrong :).

It's not so sure because they haven't posted sessionInfo(), which would
tell us what R version is *actually* being used.

If that is not the problem, then something in their R start up
procedures must be setting htmlhelp=FALSE.


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