[ESS] ESS with S+ 8.1 Linux: C-c C-V Infinitely Hangs

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at mcw.edu
Wed Sep 1 15:57:46 CEST 2010

On 08/31/10 03:51 PM, Allison, James wrote:
> Attempting to get help on a function by 'C-c C-v' yields "Help on:" at
> the command line. Upon entering an S+ command for which help is desired
> and hitting "Enter" the emacs session hangs and must be killed. Is there
> a setting necessary to direct ESS/Emacs to the help pages?
> Thanks,
> Jim

Hi Jim:

We don't have access to Splus any more.  What happens if you try this
outside of ESS?  Does it change the prompt by any chance?

Rodney Sparapani       Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research
Sr. Biostatistician               http://www.mcw.edu/pcor
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