[Rd] pausing between plots - waiting for graphics input

Duncan Murdoch murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Mon Dec 6 15:20:17 CET 2004

On Sat, 04 Dec 2004 20:13:01 +0100, Uwe Ligges
<ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de> wrote :

>I'm a bit late on this topic, but I'd like to bring up two points that I 
>find inconvenient / buggy in the current behaviour of R-devel:
>1) I'm never looking at the windows()'s title, hence I don't see that I 
>should press/klick anything. Also, I'm almost never looking at the 
>status line (and in SDI mode there is no status line anyway).
>So, I'd like to see a message in the Console as well.

A fix for this one has been committed now.

>2) Let's enter
>  par(ask = TRUE)
>  plot(1:10)
>and now switch back to the console and hit "Esc" (instead of going to 
>the next plot) leaves the Windows device in the state asking for user 
>interaction, but it does not respond to any interaction (as expected).

Still working on this...


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