[R-SIG-Mac] cannot create third plot window using x11()

R. Michael Weylandt michael.weylandt at gmail.com
Sat Feb 25 21:01:39 CET 2012

One can always(?) open a new device using dev.new() which defaults to
the quartz device on my machine.

FWIW, I can get a similar problem with x11 but I have long-standing
troubles with my X11 install that I've never bothered to track down so
I'm not the best test case.


On Fri, Feb 24, 2012 at 9:25 AM, Jason Love <jason.love1492 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello R users,
> Using x11() command, I was able to create a new (2nd) plot window. However,
> I was not able to create another (3rd) plot window as x11() gets
> immediately frozen.
> Does x11() command only allow 2nd plot window or could it be related to the
> memory capacity limit?
> Also, please let me know if there is any alternative way of opening a new
> plot window other than using x(11).
> Thanks in advance,
> Jason,
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