[R] Problems saving the workspace image

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Jan 21 12:46:12 CET 2008

On Mon, 21 Jan 2008, Ana Azevedo wrote:

> Hi!
> I use R with Windows for a long time. In the last week I change to Windows
> Vista. Now I can´t save the workspace image when I exit R. The system
> presents the following message “Unable to open .Rhistory”. Does anyone can
> help me?

Did you change the shortcut from which you run R to start in a user 
directory, as advised in the rw-FAQ?

Start R, run 'getwd()' and check it is a directory which you own.
If not, alter the shortcut until it is.

> I thank you in advance,
> Ana
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Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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