[ESS] Changing the configuration of font colors

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at mcw.edu
Sat Jun 6 19:01:42 CEST 2009

John Maindonald wrote:
> It took me quite a bit of searching, following clues provided by a
> message from Rodney Sparapani, that I could do the following
> to change the color scheme:
> (require 'ess-site)
> (require 'ess-font-lock)
> In ESS under emacs, one does
> <ESC>x M-x ess-font-lock- <RET> <RET>
> Five choices then appear.  I rather like wheat.
> Further choices can be added to the file ess-font-lock.el,
> or existing choice(s) modified.
> I could not find this stated in explicit detail anywhere.  I'd like
> to see it added to the FAQ, and probably also to the section
> about customizing emacs in the introductory document.
> The default is unsatisfactory if one is using a computer
> projector.

Hi John:

Well, we don't have a FAQ per se.  However, I have thought about making
one.  So, let's take nominations for FAQs.

John has nominated #1

I'll take a crack at a few:

#2 Interactive SAS is not supported by SAS for Windows.

#3 When R hangs, try C-g.


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