[ESS] problems installing ESS/Xemacs in Windows Vista

Ana Conesa aconesa at ochoa.fib.es
Fri Aug 10 16:30:58 CEST 2007

Yes, I tried and no success.....

>---- Mensaje Original ----
>De: jmacdon at med.umich.edu
>Para: aconesa at ochoa.fib.es
>Asunto: Re: [ESS] problems installing ESS/Xemacs in Windows Vista
>Fecha: Fri, 10 Aug 2007 09:28:50 -0400
>>Hi Ana,
>>Ana Conesa wrote:
>>> Dear List,
>>> I am trying to get ESS/Xemacs running in Windows Vista. I
>>> Xemacs, add the init.el file to .Xemacs directory and modified the
>>> variable path to include
>>> C:/Program Files/R/R-2.5.1/bin/
>>> Still when launching Xemacs I get the error that Rterm could not
>>> found. Even if I uncomment the line setq inferior-R-program name
>>> the init.el file, Xmacs will still complain that Rterm cannot be
>>> found. But the Rterm.exe file is at the indicated location and
>>> perfectly.
>>> Did any have this problem and know the solution?
>>Just a guess, but it seemed to me that the more recent versions of 
>>Xemacs had trouble with paths that contained spaces. Does changing
>>inferior-R-program to something like C:\\progra~1\\R\\R-2.5.1\\bin
>>possibly C:/progra~1/R/R-2.5.1/bin/) help?
>>> Thanks
>>> Ana
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>>James W. MacDonald, M.S.
>>Affymetrix and cDNA Microarray Core
>>University of Michigan Cancer Center
>>1500 E. Medical Center Drive
>>7410 CCGC
>>Ann Arbor MI 48109

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