[ESS] Process SAS is not running... error on Ubuntu

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at mcw.edu
Fri Jul 11 18:39:23 CEST 2008

Dale Steele wrote:
> I re-installed from Hardy packages on CRAN.  Same error occurs.  Still
> can't seem to find 'ess-sas-sh-command' file, ie. not in directory
> listing below.  Any further hints?  Thanks.  --Dale
> dsteele at dsteele-laptop:/usr/share/ess/etc$ ls
> BACKBUG5.BAT  ess-s4.S            icons     pkg-Maintainers  sas-keys.ps
> backbugs      ess-sp3.S           Makefile  R-ESS-bugs.R     sas-keys.rtf
> config.guess  function-outline.S  other     sas-keys.doc
I guess the .deb package is broken :o(  Now does everyone see why I don't
like duplicating a perfectly good .zip distribution?  How hard is it
really to follow these instructions:

There is no avoiding step 5 is there?  So, I don't really see the point 
of the
.deb  The file that you want is here (and clearly a part of the ESS 


Rodney Sparapani      Center for Patient Care & Outcomes Research (PCOR)
Sr. Biostatistician              Department of Medicine
Was 'Name That Tune' rigged?     Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW)
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