[R] R: history buffer

Kurt Hornik Kurt.Hornik at ci.tuwien.ac.at
Thu Jul 15 17:45:29 CEST 1999

>>>>> Peter Dalgaard BSA writes:

> Marcus Eger <marcus.eger at physik.uni-marburg.de> writes:
>> Hello,
>> how can I change (enlarge) the history buffer? I use R.64.1 
>> and ESS5.1, emacs.
>> Thanks -
>> Marcus Eger

> It's probably the one in ESS that's causing grief... According to some
> unverified (by me) info from Kurt Hornik, one should increase

> 	comint-input-ring-size

Correct.  Something like

	(setq comint-input-ring-size 512)

in your emacs startup file (the default is 32).

ESS developers: we may want to make this buffer-local for the
interaction buffers ...

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