[R-SIG-Mac] R does not start on my MacBook Pro3,1
dwinsemius at comcast.net
Mon Mar 2 18:22:55 CET 2009
In order to do that, the OP may need to open a Terminal window,
determine where the .Rhistory file resides, and issue the command
'rm .Rhistory'. The Mac GUI hides a lot of the system innards
including all the "." files.
On Mar 2, 2009, at 11:45 AM, Kasper Daniel Hansen wrote:
> Yes, remove .Rhistory and possibly also .RData and your .Rprofile
> On Mar 2, 2009, at 8:29 , William Revelle wrote:
>> A somewhat similar problem happened to me in January.
>> Following the advice of Byron Ellis , I removed the .Rhistory file
>> At 4:45 PM -0800 1/1/09, Byron Ellis wrote:
>>> From the crash report it looks like perhaps your history file has
>>> been corrupted. I'd delete it and try again
>> At 5:43 PM -0800 1/1/09, Byron Ellis wrote:
>>> It's probably a file called .Rhistory in your home directory.
>> At 9:11 AM -0700 3/2/09, Mary Meyer wrote:
>>> Help! I was running R code and started getting error messages
>>> that would not stop repeating. I force-quit R, but when I
>>> attempted to run it again, it would not start (Icon kept bouncing
>>> until I force-quit again). I restarted the computer, then I
>>> reinstalled R, but that did not fix the problem. I deleted
>>> everything I could find related to R, and installed again. Each
>>> time I install I get a "successful" message, but it does not
>>> start. I don't know what to try next.
>>> I have the latest versions of the operating system.
>>> Thanks very much for your time.
>>> Mary Meyer
>>> Statistics Department
>>> Colorado State University
>>> meyer at stat.colostate.edu
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