[Rd] (PR#11291) View functionhas problems going beyond 65536 rows *using the scrollbar*
jholtman at gmail.com
jholtman at gmail.com
Mon Apr 28 11:40:12 CEST 2008
THanks for the response. Sorry about the misleading subject line, but
I did say in the description that it only appears to happen with the
scroll bar and can understand if it is a limitation of Windows.
Probably left over from the days when Excel could only go to 65536
On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 4:53 AM, Prof Brian Ripley
<ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk> wrote:
> This is specific to the scrollbar: paging/End work fine -- so the original
> subject list was seriously misleading.
> It is a Windows limitation on scrollbars -- there was code to work around
> it, but it was not switched on - will be in R-devel and R-patched shortly.
> On Sun, 27 Apr 2008, jholtman at gmail.com wrote:
> > Full_Name: jim holtman
> > Version: 2.7.0
> > OS: Winfows XP
> > Submission from: (NULL) (184.108.40.206)
> > I am using the "View" function to look at a data frame. If the data has
> > than 65535 rows in it, strange things happen. You can reproduce the
> > with the following:
> > x <- 1:66000
> > View(x)
> > If you now take the scroll bar and move it to the end, you will see that
> the row
> > number is now 464 and the bar has jumped back to that location.
> > Now press the "End" and you will get to the end of the vector and the row
> > does show up as 66000. It appears there is some trucation happen when the
> > gets to be more than 65535 rows when using the scroll bar. You can move
> > scroll bar to about 65000 and the "Page Down" will move the data to the
> last row
> > (66000).
> > This problem only seems to happen when using the scroll bar to move within
> > data.
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