[ESS] How to stop highlighting after eval-region
dnquark at gmail.com
Tue Mar 16 20:22:27 CET 2010
> I recently upgraded to ESS version 5.8-1 (from a rather dated version) and
> am interested in having ess stop highlighting the region after I have
> evaluated it. For example, I highlight a region, type C-c C-r (which
> evaluates the region just fine), but then the region is still highlighted
> (whereas in my older version, ess just moved the cursor to the last location
> before evaluating the region). Any ideas on how to have the region
> un-highlighted after evaluation? I'm using Ubuntu 9.04 w/ R version 2.10.14
> and emacs version 22.2.1.
Try customizing the variable ess-eval-deactivate-mark and set it to t
(M-x customize-variable ess-eval-deactivate-mark).
(IMO, it should be true by default).
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