[R-SIG-Mac] R in ESS. Add R functions to menu with the init.el file.

Stephen Eglen stephen at inf.ed.ac.uk
Wed Aug 18 11:31:57 CEST 2004

hi Tiago, I just saw your message on r-sig-mac;  I've forwarded it
below to ess-help, where it might be more appropriate.


Tiago R Magalhaes writes:
 > Hi to you all
 > I have tried to have R working in Xemacs/ESS. I have installed both 
 > programs, tried to use R. I wanted to have some basic functions in 
 > the menu: change directory, load packages, save workspace, load 
 > worspace and such and wanted to have a init file that would allow me 
 > to do that.
 > I came across John Fox's init file (www. ) and that seems to be what 
 > I want, installing a new menu with functions as load packages, save 
 > workspace, change directory and so on.
 > I tried to use this as init file, but the file was done for PCs and 
 > althought I thought that ESS was platform independent I can't make 
 > the file to work. (Some of it works, but most of it and specially the 
 > new R menu isn't there)
 > If anyone has a "Mac John Fox" file or any file that would do this 
 > type of  R customization it would be wonderfully welcomed!
 > Thank you very much for any help.
 > I'm using a PowerBook G4 using Panther OS X. Xemacs 21.4 and ESS is 5.2.2.

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