[R] increasing memory size

Kaspar Pflugshaupt pflugshaupt at geobot.umnw.ethz.ch
Thu Apr 20 06:41:02 CEST 2000

(message from 20.4.2000 4:09 Uhr):

> I also want to increase memory size in R, version 0.90.1 on Windows NT 4.0.
> My R icon is on my Office toolbar so I right-click it, select Properties
> and alter the target. Then I get an error box saying:
> "The name "F:\Program Files\rw0901\bin\Rgui.exe --vsize 20M --nsize 2M"
> specified in the target box is not valid. Make sure the path and filename
> are correct."
> OK, what next?

Close the quotes before appending the parameters, thus writing

"F:\Program Files\rw0901\bin\Rgui.exe" --vsize 20M --nsize 2M

That should do it (did it for me). I'm no Windows expert, so don't ask why
this is necessary (shouldn't be, IMHO)




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