[R] changing dir to network drive in Rgui caused crash (1.7.0)
mschwartz at medanalytics.com
Wed Apr 23 03:59:10 CEST 2003
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>[mailto:r-help-bounces at stat.math.ethz.ch] On Behalf Of Liaw, Andy
>Sent: Tuesday, April 22, 2003 7:26 PM
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>Subject: [R] changing dir to network drive in Rgui caused crash
>Has anyone experienced similar problem? On WinNT4(sp6),
>running Rgui from 1.7.0, when try to change directory to some
>network drive using the "File / Change dir..." menu, Rgui gets
>a visit by Dr. Watson. If I first change dir to a local
>drive, then again to a network drive, it works fine. It also
>works fine with setwd() from the command prompt.
It does not happen on WinXP Pro using 1.7.0, whether I explicitly
enter the network path (ie. \\ServerName\Drive\Folder) in the dialog
or browse to it.
Are you using a mapped network drive (ie. 'M:') or a non-mapped target
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