[ESS] Emacs won't start with ESS
Richard M. Heiberger
rmh at temple.edu
Fri Sep 11 02:08:21 CEST 2009
Stephen Eglen wrote:
> Hmm. that is odd. Debugging this remotely is going to be tricky - does
> anyone else see this behaviour on windows? If it is a common problem on
> windows, we need to either investigate or make it easy to switch off the
> code that automatically finds R versions.
Where are you? That is, what is the language environment? We are
supposed to be
insensitive to that, but it is the next place to look.
Please open a Windows cmd window and enter the following
dir "%ProgramFiles%" /x/ad
and send the output to this list. I am particularly interested in the
I am starting with the suspicion that "progra~1" is the wrong 8.3
for your setup. But I also note, that we are supposed to be protected
possibility. We use the 8.3 version of the environment variable to
search path in the ESS variable ess-program-files.
Please also send the value of ess-program-files
C-h v ess-program-files
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