[R] Re: your mail
Prof Brian D Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sat Nov 28 07:21:12 CET 1998
On Fri, 27 Nov 1998, Niels Waller wrote:
> Dear friends,
> I am trying to port a collection of S-PLUS teaching functions over to R.
> Several of my functions use animation. Animation in S-PLUS is not ideal,
> but can be accomplished with a call to guiLocator (this forces the program
> to print to the graphsheet rather than wait until the function has completed
> all calculations). Does anyone know if there is a trick that will enable
> me to accomplish the same thing in R (for Windows).
Here you are talking about S-PLUS 4.x. That `trick' is not needed on any
other S-PLUS platform, not even on earlier versions of S-PLUS for Windows.
Only with a graphsheet device in S-PLUS 4.x is (plot) output deferred. I
don't see it is relevant to R.
BTW, as we now many versions of R for Windows (and are about to have some
more) could you please say which?
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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