[ESS] running R remotely via tramp
cew54 @end|ng |rom c@m@@c@uk
Sat May 4 09:21:14 CEST 2019
thanks for the suggestion, but this doesn't fix it. The error remains
On 03/05/2019 20:54, Alex Branham wrote:
> Hi Chris -
> I'm on my phone now so I haven't tried this, but I think changing ess-directory to default-directory should solve this issue.
> On May 3, 2019 9:46:58 AM CDT, Chris Wallace via ESS-help <ess-help using r-project.org> wrote:
>> Dear ESS-help,
>> I have just upgraded my ess via melpa, and my ability to run R remotely
>> has stopped.
>> I had been doing so via the function (after earlier help from this list
>> (defun Rcpu ()
>> "Run R on CSD3"
>> (let ((inferior-ess-r-program "/home/me/bin/R.csd3")
>> (ess-directory "/ssh:me using cpu:~/"))
>> R.csd3 is actually a bash script, that loads some modules required to
>> run R on the remote host before starting a recent version of R. It
>> worked this morning, then I did an update of packages, restarted emacs,
>> and it broke.
>> Now when I M-x Rcpu I get the error
>> Error (ess): /home/me/bin/R.csd3 could not be found on the system. Try
>> running `R-newest' instead, which searches your system for R.
>> M-x R-newest starts /usr/bin/R on the remote system which is woefully
>> out of date and won't let me install many current packages.
>> I have looked into R-newest and I wonder whether the change is this one
>> - does
>> (executable-find inferior-ess-r-program)
>> know to look on the remote server?
>> Thanks for any advice,
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