[R-SIG-Mac] copy/paste problems
simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Mon Nov 13 19:38:50 CET 2006
On Nov 13, 2006, at 9:45 AM, Christoph Hofer wrote:
> Dear Simon
> I think the problem is in R (or how I configured it). If i open an
> Terminal i can paste so many lines i want. But when i start R the
> the number of the lines is limited.
Ok, then it's a different issue from what I was observing.
Do you have a reproducible example? (i.e. can you send us the code
you run or some code that triggers the problem?).
Also can you try the CRAN binary version of R? If it is a problem
with your compilation, then the CRAN binary may show a different
> Am 13.11.2006 um 15:29 schrieb Simon Urbanek:
>> On Nov 13, 2006, at 5:28 AM, Christoph Hofer wrote:
>>> I have the following problem:
>>> I installed R by source (version 2.3.1, OS X 10.4.8)
>>> ./configure --with-blas=-framework vecLib --with-tcltk --with-lapack
>>> --with-x --enable-R-shlib --enable-R-framework --with-readline --
>>> I use R as command line interface in the OS X terminal. Now when I
>>> copy some R-code into the terminal, i only can paste some 38 rows of
>>> the code
>>> . Then R hangs, which mean that i can not paste more than 38 rows of
>>> R code into the R application running in the terminal.
>>> Does someone have the same problem or has a solution?
>> I have encountered a similar problem at times - the number of
>> lines is not fixed, it depends on the text and it doesn't always
>> happen. The problem is in the Terminal application, not R (i.e.
>> you get the same problem with other applications run in the
>> Terminal). You may want to use the R GUI instead which doesn't
>> have such limitation.
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