[R] R GUI for Linux?

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Sun May 29 20:41:39 CEST 2005

On 29 May 2005 at 12:13, Robert Citek wrote:
| Hello all,
| I noticed that both Windows and OS X version of R have a GUI  
| (Rconsole).  Is there a GUI for Linux?  I'm running Debian on which  
| the CLI for R works just fine.

$ apt-get install r-gnome     ## works up until R 2.0.1
$ R --gui=gnome &

That said, as of R 2.1.0, the Gnome UI is no longer shipped with the R
sources. Hence, I no longer provide it in the r-gnome package.  However, the
code is now provided in an add-one package 'gnomeGUI' on CRAN which you could
install directly.

Hope this helps, Dirk

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