[R] ESS: Viewing Restored Workspace At Startup

Patrick Connolly p_connolly at slingshot.co.nz
Tue Sep 13 21:47:59 CEST 2011

On Tue, 13-Sep-2011 at 06:53AM -0700, Rich Shepard wrote:

|>   I use ESS and have no problems invoking it when I fire up emacs. When it
|> loads it tells me, [Previously saved workspace restored]. However, I do not
|> know how to view that history of commands so I can continue what I was
|> doing.
|>   Since the buffer begins with ESS, what do I do to view that restored
|> workspace?

The objects will be available already.  See what you have with the
ls() command.  They are stored in .RData so the fact that you can't
read .RData directly matters not.  The history of commands used will
be in a file called, amazingly, .Rhistory which you can read in Emacs.


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