[ESS] window automatically "scrolls up" when pressing "enter" after the R prompt.

Emmanuel Levy emmanuel.levy at gmail.com
Thu Jan 10 22:01:34 CET 2013

Hello Rodney,

ESS version 5.14  & Emacs 23 (installed on Mint via apt-get).

This is indeed not the most recent one. Would a newer one correct that?


On 10 January 2013 22:38, Rodney Sparapani <rsparapa at mcw.edu> wrote:
> On 01/10/2013 02:27 PM, Emmanuel Levy wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I'm sorry for the probably stupid question. I used to use ESS with
>> Xemacs. Now with Emacs I have the following behavior:
>> 1. I scroll down to place the R prompt in the middle of the page.
>> 2. I press enter after the prompt
>> 3. -->  this causes the prompt to go to the last line of the buffer.
>> But I like having the prompt in the middle of the page ... is there a
>> way to keep it there? (like in XEmacs?).
>> Many thanks for any info,
>> All the best,
>> Emmanuel
> This is something that has been gradually changing over time (I think).
> Which version of ESS and Emacs do you have?  And, as always, the more
> recent, the better for us to help.
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