defining additional inferior programs
rossini at blindglobe.net
Thu Oct 10 00:07:43 CEST 2002
For a quick ugly hack, use S+Elsewhere, running on the local host.
(or ESSelsewhere, can't recall which lets you "login" in the Emacs
shell -- then just start Rold...).
>>>>> "matthew" == Matthew Wiener <Wiener> writes:
matthew> Hi, all.
matthew> I've compiled R-1.6.0, but wanted to be able to work in both R's for a
matthew> little while before switching over entirely. Not sure why, but there you
matthew> are. Consequently, I wanted to define a new inferior program.
matthew> I tried (setq-default set-inferior-R6-program name blahblahblah)
matthew> It doesn't work. However, if I reset the inferior S+3 program name to my
matthew> R-1.6.0, it works.
matthew> Clearly, the list of possible dialects is restricted. It looks like this is
matthew> handled in ess-cust.el. I think I've found the blocks of code I'd need to
matthew> change to make this work -- it's basically just adding the defcustom
matthew> inferior-R6-program-name statement, plus maybe adding it in the dialect list
matthew> -- but wanted to make sure I wouldn't be messing anything up.
matthew> Obviously using S+3 to be R-1.6.0 is a perfectly good workaround. But
matthew> perhaps an Rold could be added?
matthew> Thanks for any help.
matthew> (Also, if I'm crazy not just to switch to R-1.6.0, please say so. I'm not
matthew> sure why I feel more cautious this time around.)
matthew> Matthew Wiener
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