[R] Emacs ESS finding all versions of R
alex.olssen at gmail.com
Sun Sep 11 22:23:59 CEST 2011
Apologies if this isn't exactly the right place for this question.
I am trying to run R in emacs using ESS. I have done this
successfully many times - it works right now on my home computer in
windows 7 and in ubuntu.
The problem is that when I start emacs the regular splash screen
doesn't show. In the mini-buffer I get the message "Finding all
versions of R on your system". And then emacs just freezes up.
I am running windows xp.
emacs is located at
I have an ess-5.14 folder at
R is located at
In my ~/.emacs file I have tried included only the following lines
(setq inferior-R-program-name "C:\\Program Files\\R\\R-2.13\\bin\\R")
as well as many variations on the R path, including \, /, and going to
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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