A.J. Rossini rossini at
Thu Aug 30 04:26:07 CEST 2001

>>>>> "MM" == Michael Manning <Manning> writes:

    MM> Hi all I running emacs 20.7.1 on a windoze 95 machine (I run
    MM> linux at home but am not able to here at work, worst luck).  I
    MM> am using ESS-5-1-19 to run R version 1.3.0 as a sub--process
    MM> under emacs.  I seem to have mostly got things up and running,
    MM> however I am encountering some interesting behaviour
    MM> associated with object name completions when running R.  I
    MM> have followed the instructions contained within the ESS
    MM> "README" file on how to build the object name database,
    MM> however everytime I use name completion (via my tab key),
    MM> emacs takes a very long time to find and return all possible
    MM> object name completions.  It appears that the object name
    MM> database is being rebuild each time.  I wondered if anybody
    MM> else had experienced this behaviour, and if anybody could
    MM> suggest a fix etc.

This is a known bug.  There isn't any solution other than to change
OSs at this time.  Hopefully soon, someone will track down the


A.J. Rossini				Rsrch. Asst. Prof. of Biostatistics
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