[ESS] ESS question
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Wed Feb 12 09:54:39 CET 2014
On Wed, 12 Feb 2014, Michael Wolf <michael.wolf at econ.uzh.ch> writes:
> On 12 Feb 2014, at 02:05, Sparapani, Rodney <rsparapa at mcw.edu> wrote:
>> On Wed, 2014-02-12 at 01:51 +0800, Michael Wolf wrote:
>>> R version 3.0.2 (2013-09-25)
>>> Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin10.8.0 (64-bit)
>>>  C
>>> attached base packages:
>>>  stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
>>> loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
>>>  compiler_3.0.2 tools_3.0.2
>>> “locale” in a terminal window yields the following:
>>> Air:~$ locale
>>> Mac OS X is the very latest version, that is, 10.9.1.
>>> I’ll be happy to upgrade ESS to version 13.09-1 and will let you
>>> It’s just a mystery to me where this German thing popped up, since
>>> have everything running in English.
>>> Many thanks,
>> Hi Michael:
>> I don't see anything obviously wrong. However, I have very little
>> experience outside of the LANG=en_US.ISO8859-1 setting. Hopefully,
>> upgrading will just fix it. Make sure that you keep ess-help in
>> replies for posterity.
> Hi Rodney,
> I upgraded to ESS 13.09-1 and (just in case) also set the locale to
> en_US.ISO8859-1 explicitly before starting R.
> But still the same problem.
> Oh well, I actually speak German. Maybe ESS is trying to tell me
> something and I should just accept it.
> Many thanks again,
I did not follow this discussion closely, but do you get the
same behaviour when you run R in a shell (ie, outside
IIRC, R's messages preferably use a language specified in an
environment variable LANGUAGE. Is it set on your computer?
On my system (in ESS, but also in a shell):
Error: object 'x' not found
> Sys.setenv(LANGUAGE = "de")
Fehler: Objekt 'x' nicht gefunden
Should the behaviour be R-related (and not ESS-specific),
perhaps you find answers here:
I have ess-version: 13.09-2 [<unknown>] (the SVN-version).
R version 3.0.2 (2013-09-25)
Platform: x86_64-pc-linux-gnu (64-bit)
 LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 LC_NUMERIC=C
 LC_TIME=en_US.UTF-8 LC_COLLATE=en_GB.UTF-8
 LC_MONETARY=en_US.UTF-8 LC_MESSAGES=en_GB.UTF-8
 LC_PAPER=en_US.UTF-8 LC_NAME=C
 LC_ADDRESS=C LC_TELEPHONE=C
 LC_MEASUREMENT=en_US.UTF-8 LC_IDENTIFICATION=C
attached base packages:
 stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
 compiler_3.0.2 tools_3.0.2
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