winjava device on S-Plus 6.1 for Windows

Rich Heiberger rmh at
Fri Oct 11 19:06:09 CEST 2002

As you guessed, it looks like a PATH issue.

The default location for S-Plus 6.0 is

The corresponding default path for S-Plus 6.1 is

Add the following three lines to your .emacs (you need all three)

(setq-default inferior-S+6-program-name "c:/progra~1/Insightful/SPLUS61/cmd/Splus")
(setq-default inferior-Sqpe+6-SHOME-name "c:/progra~1/Insightful/SPLUS61")
(setq-default inferior-Sqpe+6-program-name "c:/progra~1/Insightful/SPLUS61/cmd/Sqpe.exe")

Also, when you add those three lines to your .emacs, make sure that they
are correct for your installation.  I gave the default location.  If you placed
S-Plus 6.1 somewhere else, then the statements must reflect that location.
In John.Gavin at's example, he needs them to say
instead of the default

The current release of ESS to ESS-5.1.24.  If any readers of the list still
have an older version, I recommend upgrading.

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