[Rd] Rterm in a Cygwin shell (in Windows) (PR#7287)

tplate at blackmesacapital.com tplate at blackmesacapital.com
Thu Oct 14 17:12:37 CEST 2004

Works fine for me with the latest version of R and the same version of 
cygwin bash.  The environment variable CYGWIN can affect this kind of thing.

$ env | grep CYG
CYGWIN=ntsec smbntsec binmode export

tplate at ACONCAGUA ~/depot/Spluslibs/strat1.live
$ bash --version
GNU bash, version 2.05b.0(1)-release (i686-pc-cygwin)
Copyright (C) 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

tplate at ACONCAGUA ~/depot/Spluslibs/strat1.live
$ /cygdrive/c/R/rw2000/bin/Rterm --vanilla

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 > interactive()
[1] TRUE
 > q()

At Thursday 08:39 AM 10/14/2004, murdoch at stats.uwo.ca wrote:
>This bug report is mostly a note to myself to track this down:
>In the version of the Cygwin bash shell I'm currently using, Rterm
>does not detect that it is being run interactively, so it switches
>into batch mode, and lots of things stop working.
> >$ bash --version
> >GNU bash, version 2.05b.0(1)-release (i686-pc-cygwin)
> >Copyright (C) 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
>Duncan Murdoch
>R-devel at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list

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