[R-SIG-Mac] Conflict between embedded R and use of NSString class method

Simon Urbanek simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Sun Oct 28 21:43:46 CET 2012

On Oct 28, 2012, at 2:37 PM, Paul Johnson wrote:

> I'm trying to use embedded R (REngine). In my own code I call the NSString
> class method '+stringWithContentsOfFile:encoding:error:'. Unfortunately, I
> can't because the embedded R that I include using '#import "Rengine.h"'
> redefines 'error' and the compiler is unable to recognize the NSString
> class method.
> How can this dilemma be solved?

I strongly prefer using R_NO_REMAP since there are a lot of "gotchas" when using shortened R names including the "error" one.


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