[R] .... running JGR on a Linux/SuSE system
maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Mon Aug 3 10:03:46 CEST 2009
>>>>> "BK" == Bernd Kreuss <prof7bit at googlemail.com>
>>>>> on Sat, 01 Aug 2009 12:40:45 +0200 writes:
BK> mauede at alice.it wrote:
>> I wonder whether there is a more gentle way to stop an R
>> script running on top of JGR aother than ... unplugging
>> the power cord.
BK> there must be a bug in JGR on Lunux. Clicking the stop
BK> button should stop the script, clicking it here on my
BK> linux machine will immediately crash R together with JGR
BK> altogether. Unfortunately JGR still seems to be the best
BK> (and only) available shell/editor combination available.
not at all!
How much is available depends on the platform,
but the first one that has been available for all platforms,
even before R existed, is
ESS ( http://ess.r-project.org/ ),
an acronym for "Emacs Speaks Statistics".
But there are quite a few others (I do not really know from
personal experience), see, e.g.,
all the projects (listed on the left hand side) of
Martin Maechler, ETH Zurich
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