[R-SIG-Mac] [R] problem with plot

Simon Urbanek simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Fri Mar 18 18:30:51 CET 2005

On Mar 18, 2005, at 11:55 AM, Martin Maechler wrote:

>>>>>> "Don" == Don MacQueen <macq at llnl.gov>
>>>>>>     on Fri, 18 Mar 2005 06:48:58 -0800 writes:
>     Don> And what was the plot command that resulted in a segfault?
>     Don> Any and every plot command you have tried? Or just some?
> The C trace suggests that
> it was plot(d, ...)  where d was a cluster dendrogram...

Then chances are that it is just an attempt to plot an object that is 
too large to fit the memory as discussed here in a post in Dec 04 (see 
the archives - Martin responded to that one). In such case it's not a 
problem of plot, but rather the user expecting the impossible. But, 
definitely, without the R code to reproduce there is no way to know for 


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