problem with tcltk under Windows (was [Rd] RE: [R] one
Kjetil Brinchmann Halvorsen
kjetil at acelerate.com
Fri Nov 5 00:33:20 CET 2004
Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
>This is known and we believe already fixed, so please try a beta of 2.0.1,
>[BTW, the header is wrong, this is R-2.0.1 beta, not patch.]
>Or just don't use Ctrl-C ....
That's not likely to succeed in classes ....
>On Thu, 4 Nov 2004, Thomas Ruf wrote:
>>I'd like to use Rcmdr for teaching purposes but still have problems
>>trying to use it under Windows XP. Everything works fine up to several
>>minutes but then Rcmdr and R completely crash the second I hit a button
>>or key. This indeed looks like a problem with tcltk. It is not any
>>particular button or key that causes the crash, but using Ctrl+C to copy
>>something to the clipboard seem the most 'reliable' cause. I tried this
>>on 4 different PCs all under Windows XP (home or prof.), SP1. I did
>>download and reinstall R 2.0.0, RCmdr and required packages on Nov. 1,
>>2004, but that didn't help either. Are there any new insights into these
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