[ESS] Specifying locations of Rterm on Windows OS.

Vitalie Spinu spinuvit at gmail.com
Tue Sep 25 08:51:01 CEST 2012

  >> "Josh O'Brien" <joshmobrien at gmail.com>
  >> on Mon, 24 Sep 2012 21:08:55 -0700 wrote:

  > Hello again,
  > I just downloaded the newly released ESS 12.09, and tried out feature
  > referenced by Richard Heiberger, but can't seem to make it work for
  > me. (I have successfully set the variable using the customize
  > interface and directly using (setq ess-directory-containing-R "c:") on
  > the line preceding my (require 'ess-site). For some reason, though,
  > M-x R <tab> <tab> finds none of the versions of R stored in "C:/R/".

The R versions are populated at startup (in ess-site). Place (setq
ess-directory-containing-R "c:") before (load "ess-site") and it should
be fine.


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