[R] running R inside of e-macs

John Fox jfox at mcmaster.ca
Tue Jan 21 15:43:03 CET 2003

Dear Chris or Laura,

Not finding .Rhistory on first use is normal. Since you mention Rterm, I 
guess that you're using Windows. I've prepared some instructions for use of 
ESS with Windows (oriented towards XEmacs rather than Emacs), which are at 

Maybe these would be of some use to you.


At 09:52 PM 1/20/2003 -0500, Chris & Laura McRae wrote:
>I can't start r inside of  emacs. When I try it says that it cannot find 
>.Rhistory and then it says " This program ( pressumably Rterm) has 
>performed an illegal operation and will be shut down.". How can I fix this 
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John Fox
Department of Sociology
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4M4
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