[R-SIG-Mac] Lion and X11
cstrato at aon.at
Sat Jan 28 20:57:43 CET 2012
Here is one more confusing issue:
I know that sessionInfo() gives
This was the case when starting R64.app or starting R from the command
line. Following the advice from an earlier topic I did on the command line:
$ defaults write org.R-project.R force.LANG en_US.UTF-8
Since starting R on the command line did not change anything I tried
this a couple of times. This did not change anything when starting R
from xterm, but now I the following effect on R64.app.
Here the sessionInfo() now gives
Now I have no idea how to get rid of these locales on R64.app and how to
get the correct locale on R started on xterm.
BTW, I do know the following mails:
The proposed solution is to add in .bahrc:
However, I am not sure if this is the correct solution or only a
workaround for the following reasons:
1, I have always installed R-x.pkg from Simon since many years on Tiger,
Leopard, and Snow Leopard and never had to add anything to .bashrc.
2, All my OS X versions are set to US English (and not to German).
So my questions are:
- Why does installing R-2.14.1.pkg on Lion cause the problem with the
- Did anything change on Lion?
- Do I really have to use the workaround to add above lines to .bashrc?
e.m.a.i.l: cstrato at aon.at
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