[ESS] R mode missing

Vitalie Spinu spinuvit at gmail.com
Mon Apr 21 20:27:19 CEST 2014

Emacs-22.3 is a bit dated. ESS seems to work with emacs 23.3 but the
recommended version is 24.1 or higher.

We just could not keep up with the compatibility burden. Sorry about



 >>> "Bond, Stephen" on Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:50:47 +0000 wrote:

 > I replaced ESS 5.13 with 13.09 and M-x ess-version reports the correct
 > version. However R mode is not working and I get no hiliting and no ESS commands
 > from the R buffer. For example C-c C-n complains the command is undefined. Also
 > .R files are loaded in Fundamental mode.
 > Please, advise how to fix. The old ESS 5 was working fine.
 > Thanks everybody.

 > This is my messages:
 > ("C:\\emacs\\emacs-22.3\\bin\\emacs.exe" "X:\\4Stephen\\commit\\Pricing\\newComdt.R")
 > Loading encoded-kb...done
 > Loading c:/emacs/emacs-22.3/site-lisp/ess-13.09-1/lisp/ess-site.el (source)...
 > Loading regexp-opt...done
 > Loading edmacro...done
 > Loading cl-macs...done
 > enabling speedbar support
 > Loading easy-mmode...done
 > Loading advice...done
 > Loading c:/emacs/emacs-22.3/site-lisp/ess-13.09-1/lisp/ess-site.el (source)...done
 > Loading paren...done
 > For information about GNU Emacs and the GNU system, type C-h C-a.
 > File mode specification error: (void-function string-match-p) [2 times]
 > ess-version: 13.09-1 [svn: 5936 (2013-12-04)] (loaded from c:/emacs/emacs-22.3/site-lisp/ess-13.09-1/)

 > Stephen B

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