[ESS] BUG: package-index conflicts with devtools
andreas.leha at med.uni-goettingen.de
Wed Jul 23 10:20:46 CEST 2014
[12 hours and not on the list/gmane. Resending this.]
Vitalie Spinu <spinuvit at gmail.com> writes:
> >>> Andreas Leha on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:33:59 +0100 wrote:
> > Hi Vitalie,
> > Thanks for looking into this and sorry for the long silence.
> > Where am I supposed to do C-c ` ? I am doing this in the *help[R]*
> > buffer and get a 'C-c ` is undefined'
> No, C-c ` is bound to ess-show-traceback in script and process buffers.
> > Could you please advise me further on what you want me to do?
> Just look at the traceback() and investigate where the error
> occurred. It's most likely on devtools side. It's quite intrusive.
Here is the traceback:
| + Error in strsplit(topic, "::") : non-character argument
| 3: strsplit(topic, "::")
| 2: find_topic(e1_str)
| 1: `?`(Matrix::updown)
> From this, I tried directly
| > `?`(Matrix::updown)
| Error in strsplit(topic, "::") : non-character argument
So, this is indeed not an ess issue, but a devtools issue.
I switched to the github version of devtools and the problem went away.
Sorry for the noise and thanks for your patience.
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