ess and debug package

A.J. Rossini rossini at
Mon Feb 2 16:13:57 CET 2004

Stephen Eglen <stephen at> writes:

> As an aside, when I saw your package announcement, my immediate
> thought was whether we could make use of an Emacs window (rather than
> a Tk window) to show the function being debugged.  Emacs already has
> similar support for other programming environments (e.g running gdb
> under C, lisp debugger).  But that's a low priority for now!

Sure, just like help, i.e. sending all appropriate output to an
appropriate place.  But it might get a bit complicated (we've got at
least one bug in the "brains" of ESS regarding "knowing where things


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