[R] output of system() call not returned in Win98
Roger.Bivand at nhh.no
Fri Jul 6 16:39:13 CEST 2001
On Fri, 6 Jul 2001, Barrowman, Nick wrote:
> On one machine running Win98 and R 1.2.2 this command works:
> system("command.com /c dir",show=T,invisible=T)
> On another machine also running Win98 and R 1.2.2 it does not.
> Nothing appears.
which should be less platform-dependent than system() for listing the
Does this also affect the output of programs that are not command shells?
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