[ESS] uncomment no longer working

Vitalie Spinu spinuvit at gmail.com
Fri Nov 15 04:43:10 CET 2013

BTW, M-;  conveniently uncomment the region if it is commented. This is
what I have in my .emacs in order to use an even more convenient

    (global-set-key [(meta ?\;)]            'comment-or-uncomment-region)


 >>> Chris Howden on Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:00:50 +1100 wrote:

 > FYI,
 > I have just gone onto the stack overflow site where the emacs code was
 > listed that I was using and left an "answer" that explains what future
 > users should do if they encounter this problem.

 > Thanks again

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 > -----Original Message-----
 > From: Vitalie Spinu [mailto:spinuvit at gmail.com]
 > Sent: Friday, 15 November 2013 1:24 PM
 > To: Chris Howden
 > Cc: ess-help at r-project.org
 > Subject: Re: [ESS] uncomment no longer working

 >>> Chris Howden on Fri, 15 Nov 2013 10:01:37 +1100 wrote:

 > [...]

 >> comment-region-default: Wrong number of arguments: (lambda (beg end)
 > "Like  > `comment-region' invoked with a C-u prefix arg." (interactive
 > "r")  > (comment-region beg end -1)), 3

 > Your functions redefines a builtin uncomment-region with only 2 arguments
 > instead of 3. Why would you do that? Just remove your definition and it
 > should be fine.

 > Otherwise, if you insist on defining your own, name it differently or add
 > an optional 3rd argument.

 >    Vitalie

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