[ESS] Rename iESS processes?

Martin Maechler maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Thu Nov 20 09:49:47 CET 2008

>>>>> "BH" == Brendan Halpin <brendan.halpin at ul.ie>
>>>>>     on Wed, 19 Nov 2008 20:49:58 +0000 writes:

    BH> "Vitalie Spinu" <vitosmail at rambler.ru> writes:
    >> Is there a way to rename iESS processes? And have
    >> suggestive names, not like R, R:2, R:3.

    BH> Have you tried M-x rename-buffer ?

    BH> In my brief test it seemed to work (i.e. a file
    BH> associated with the *R* process buffer kept the
    BH> association after the buffer was renamed).

Yes, that does (and should continue to) work;   
I occasionally have been using it, too.
Martin Maechler, ETH Zurich

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