[ESS] Random ESS Freezes

Vitalie Spinu spinuvit at gmail.com
Wed May 1 12:40:33 CEST 2013

So if I understand it correctly, C-g doesn't' help?

The SVN branch hopefully fixes all these issues, I will merge them to
git today after a couple of more tests. 

It is difficult for me to debug these problems because, for whatever
magical reason, I never experience them.


 >> Bill Denney <bill at denney.ws>
 >> on Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:12:26 -0400 wrote:

 > On 4/30/2013 12:09 PM, Vitalie Spinu wrote:
 >> >> Bill Denney <bill at denney.ws>
 >> >> on Tue, 30 Apr 2013 11:34:12 -0400 wrote:
 >> > I am having random freezes with ESS that I have not been able to
 >> > identify the pattern of.  I am using R 2.15.2 with ESS 12.09-2 (I
 >> > also tried with the git head).
 >> In such cases you should go to *ess-command-output* buffer and see if
 >> there is anything unexpected that waits for user input.
 >> Do you have options(error=recover)?
 > When I got this error, I didn't have options(error=recover) activated.

 > Typically, when I have the issue, I can't interact with emacs anymore
 > and the window view of emacs doesn't refresh.  In other words, if there
 > is another window open on top of the emacs window, then whatever was
 > visible is gone.  Is it possible to redirect a the *ess-command-output*
 > buffer to a file?

 > Also FYI, this is in Windows XP if that changes anything.

 > Have a good day,

 > Bill

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