[ESS] Error loading R mode
spinuvit at gmail.com
Fri Jun 27 13:40:25 CEST 2014
(add-to-list 'load-path "~/path/to/ESS/lisp/")
>>> Lucas Holland on Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:22:44 +0200 wrote:
> Hello Vitalie,
> thanks for your reply. I’m not aware of the emacs version I used to compile
> it. I simply followed the instructions, adjusting the Makeconf so it points to
> the emacs I use (i. e. the one in the /Applications) directory.
> How do I go about loading ESS from source directly (sorry, I’m quite new to the world of emacs)?
> Thanks again!
> Am 27.06.2014 um 13:16 schrieb Vitalie Spinu <spinuvit at gmail.com>:
>> This is one of those gost errors that people report
>> sometimes. with-silent-modifications is there but the errors says it is
>> not. It is usually caused by some sort of mismatch of emacs version
>> during compilations. Have you compiled your ess with an older version of
>> emacs? Try loading ESS from sourse directly.
>>>>> Lucas Holland on Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:34:13 +0200 wrote:
>>> I’ve just installed the latest version of ESS from github (14.05, the
>>> same problem occurs with the version currently available for download
>>> on the website).
>>> However when I try to switch into R mode via M-x R-mode I get an
>>> arrow and it seems to go into S mode instead. Here’s the error I get:
>>> ess-bp-recreate-all: Invalid function: with-silent-modifications
>>> C-h f with-silent-modifications gives me
>>> with-silent-modifications is a Lisp macro in `subr.el'.
>>> and some description text.
>>> I’m running the following Emacs version:
>>> GNU Emacs 24.3.1 (x86_64-apple-darwin, NS apple-appkit-1038.36) of 2013-03-13 on bob.porkrind.org
>>> I’ve seen this error being asked about before but in that case using
>>> the latest ess version seems to have fixed it whereas that’s not the
>>> case for me.
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