[R] Syntax error from the following command running on Win XP: Rcmd BATCH a:test.r

Duncan Murdoch dmurdoch at pair.com
Thu Nov 27 05:33:25 CET 2003

On Wed, 26 Nov 2003 08:45:30 +0100, Uwe Ligges
<ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de> wrote:

>Learn how to specify paths in Windows:
>Rcmd BATCH a:\test.R

Both a:test.R and a:\test.R are valid paths in Windows, and they may
mean different things.  The first looks in the current directory on
A:, the second looks in the root of A:.

>BTW: If a: is a flopp drive, I'd highly recommend to copy files to a 
>hard disk before working with them ...

That's good advice.

Duncan Murdoch

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