[ESS] ESS 12.09 released

Martin Maechler maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Tue Sep 25 14:16:45 CEST 2012

>>>>> Frede Aakmann Tøgersen <frtog at vestas.com>
>>>>>     on Tue, 25 Sep 2012 09:16:59 +0200 writes:

    > Well actually I did delete my edited version of
    > ess-site.el and did a svn update where only ess-site.el
    > was replaced from repository. So I'm quite sure that
    > ess-site.el is from the newest ESS version.  What I found
    > out is that my setup works if I start emacs with a
    > --no-site-file option. I found out that in site-start.el
    > there is a (require 'ess-site). Emacs gets that from ESS
    > version 5.14, a very old version. Now also loading ESS
    > newest in my .emacs gives a collision between two ESS
    > version.

    > Thank you for your hint Martin.

I'm glad you've diagnosed the problem and found the cure!


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    > -----Original Message----- From: Martin Maechler
    > [mailto:maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch] Sent: 25. september
    > 2012 08:36 To: Frede Aakmann Tøgersen Cc:
    > ESS-help at r-project.org Subject: RE: [ESS] ESS 12.09
    > released

>>>>> Frede Aakmann Tøgersen <frtog at vestas.com>
>>>>>     on Tue, 25 Sep 2012 08:05:54 +0200 writes:

    >> Well. I suspect that emacs cannot find julia.el due to
    >> erroneous settings of load-path.  I had this in my
    >> .emacs:

    >> (load "/gpfs/home/frtog/ESS/lisp/ess-site")

    > well, and is that *IDENTICAL* to the ess-site.el that is
    > shipped with the new ESS ?

    > I doubt very much.

    > ESS 12.09 contains only one (emacs lisp) file related to
    > julia and that's ess/lisp/ess-julia.el

    > If you load other "<foo->julia<-bar>" files in your
    > startup, that is the problem you have to resolve.

    > There's really no ESS problem here, but rather ESS and
    > your own private setup biting each other ...

    > Martin

    >> As given in a commentary in ess-site.el:

    >> <cut and paste from ess-site.el> ;;; Commentary:


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