[R] changing dir to network drive in Rgui caused crash ( 1.7. 0)
andy_liaw at merck.com
Wed Apr 23 14:53:32 CEST 2003
Uwe & Marc,
Adding the --vanilla flag doesn't help. Actually, the crash happens if I
browse to a folder on a mapped drive. I.e., if I type in "q:\Andy" in the
text box, it works, but if I try to browse to Q:\Andy and then click on OK,
that's when it crashes.
> From: Uwe Ligges [mailto:ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de]
> Marc Schwartz wrote:
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>From: r-help-bounces at stat.math.ethz.ch
> >>[mailto:r-help-bounces at stat.math.ethz.ch] On Behalf Of Liaw, Andy
> >>Sent: Tuesday, April 22, 2003 7:26 PM
> >>To: 'R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch'
> >>Subject: [R] changing dir to network drive in Rgui caused crash
> > (1.7.0)
> >>Dear R-help,
> >>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.
> Works as well on my WinNT4.0 (SP6) installation, starting "as is" and
> with "rgui --vanilla". Does the latter configuration still
> produce the
> crash for you, Andy?
> Uwe Ligges
> > Are you using a mapped network drive (ie. 'M:') or a
> non-mapped target
> > path?
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