Experimental support for `batch` under MsWindows

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard@biostat.ku.dk
23 Nov 1998 22:23:47 +0100

Guido Masarotto <guido@sirio.stat.unipd.it> writes:

> 2) I prepare two executable (4K each,i.e, the smallest size possible
>     under Windows): (i) a 'windowed' application (rconsole.exe) which should
>     behaves like my current version and (ii) a 'console' (I suppose
>     that a better name for rconsole is needed) application
>     (rbatch.exe) which does not open a graphich console but
>     use 'stdio'. 

Sounds great, except for the naming... The terminology seems to be
that one distinguishes between GUI applications and console
applications, and your GUI app. is the one called Rconsole! And Rbatch
also works interactively...

More obvious would be to call them

Rgui and Rconsole
   or maybe
Rgui and R

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