[ESS] TclTk problems with tkentry()/limmaGUI under XEmacs/ESS

Dr Mike Waters michael.waters at dtn.ntl.com
Tue Nov 30 18:43:04 CET 2004


I don't know if you looked at this webpage. It might be that what is
available directly within the R environment itself is not available within
Xemacs/ESS and requires additional setting of environment variables.




> -----Original Message-----
> From: ess-help-bounces at stat.math.ethz.ch 
> [mailto:ess-help-bounces at stat.math.ethz.ch] On Behalf Of 
> Andreas Quandt
> Sent: 30 November 2004 17:06
> To: ess-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
> Subject: [ESS] TclTk problems with tkentry()/limmaGUI under XEmacs/ESS
> Dear list,
> I was trying to use the tclkt package by Peter Dalgaard. Everything 
> works fine only if I try to use the function tkentry() I get 
> problems. F.e. I tried to run the example "Edit Boxes" available on 
> http://www.sciviews.org/_rgui/ or the submenu "Evaluate R 
> code" in the 
> package limmaGUI. In both cases the R process was hanging after using 
> the textboxes and I had to kill the process. But the hanging only 
> happens by using XEmacs/ESS not if I am using R's gui or 
> Rxterm.exe . In the archives of the mailing list I found some 
> old entries  to 
> problems with tcltk/ESS (2002 and earlier) but it seems to me 
> that they 
> did not offer solutions for my problem...
> Currently I am working with:
> -Windows XP
> - XEmacs/ESS (1.10)  -> newest versions about the Windows net 
> installer
> - R 2.0.1
> - ActiveTcl
> So has somebody any suggestions or hints for me to solve this 
> problem? Thanks in advance to all.
> Best regards
> Andreas
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