[R] cat(), Rgui, and support for carriage return \r...

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu Sep 28 15:58:13 CEST 2006

On Thu, 28 Sep 2006, Jeffrey Racine wrote:

> Dear Brian, Duncan, et al.
> A followup and quick question if I may regarding support for \r. First,
> the R terminal and the windows console now support \r properly
> (thanks!). However, I just got my hands on a macbook, installed the
> latest R and R.app gui, and it appears that \r is not supported in the
> OS X gui build on the R site. Would it be possible to add this support?

You need to ask the MacGUI maintainers (Stefano and Simon)

> Thank you for your time and contributions to the R community.
> -- Jeff
> On Tue, 2006-03-28 at 17:00 +0100, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
>> Rgui now supports \r in the same way as rterm.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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