draft docu and configuration for R with ESS+XEmacs under Windows

A.J. Rossini rossini at blindglobe.net
Fri Nov 1 14:24:15 CET 2002

>>>>> "martin" == Martin Maechler <maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch> writes:

>>>>> "John" == John Fox <jfox at mcmaster.ca>
>>>>>     on Thu, 31 Oct 2002 18:40:12 -0500 writes:

    John> Generally, I agree that it's desirable to make things
    John> as platform and specific-emacs independent as
    John> possible, but my goal was to do something a bit more
    John> limited: provide a simple configuration for ESS R
    John> users under Windows.

    John> I expect that almost everything will work, with some
    John> tweaking, with Xemacs under Unix, but that GNU Emacs
    John> will be a problem because of the toolbar definition. 

    martin> But GNU emacs has toolbars too and, e.g. "VM" the E-mail system
    martin> we are using has its own toolbar both for GNU emacs and Xemacs.

    martin> I agree that I'd like to make this work on both ASAP, but also
    martin> agree that we should add John's Xemacs-only code for now, and
    martin> then we (ESS-core mainly) learn from VM how to do toolbars that
    martin> work both on GNU and Xemacs.

We also need to add Tomy's SAS toolbars (for the batch sas).

Again, XEmacs-based, but we probably can convert.


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