[ESS] ESS 13.05 release next week: beta testers welcome

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at mcw.edu
Thu May 9 15:27:14 CEST 2013


We, the developers of ESS, are planning to release ESS 13.05 next week.
This is a good time for the brave beta testers among you to try it out.
You can find out how to install the development version at

There are several new/improved features which you can see at

Two of the new/improved features in particular are ElDoc and tracebug.
You can find more information about ElDoc at

Note that you can turn off ElDoc, by placing this in your ~/.emacs
file {prior to (require 'ess-site) }:
(setq ess-use-eldoc nil)

You can find more information about tracebug at

You can toggle tracebug off/on via issuing the following command:
M-x ess-tracebug

If you find any problems, then please report them here.  Thanks

Rodney Sparapani, PhD  Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research
Sr. Biostatistician               http://www.mcw.edu/pcor
4 wheels good, 2 wheels better!   Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW)
WWLD?:  What Would Lombardi Do?   Milwaukee, WI, USA

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