[ESS] auto-complete working in inferior-ess-mode but not ess-mode?
vinhdizzo at gmail.com
Mon Apr 18 00:50:46 CEST 2016
I'm currently using the bleeding edge version of ESS on Emacs 24.5.1
in Windows 7. I have the following in my init file to enable
(setq ess-use-auto-complete t)
In an iESS buffer (iESS [R]), auto-complete works (type "plot." in the
prompt and a list of possibilities is displayed). I also see a
drop-down menu named "Complete".
However, within an R file (ess-mode; ESS[S]), auto-complete doesn't
work (eg, when I type "plot." like before). I don't see the
"Complete" drop-down menu either. When I run the function
(auto-complete-mode), the mode gets disabled, meaning that it was
Any thoughts on what's going on and how I could fix this? Thank you.
More information about the ESS-help