[ESS] Interaction with Sweave, knitr, pandoc, polymode et al.

Vitalie Spinu @p|nuv|t @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Tue Apr 5 11:10:22 CEST 2016

>> On Mon, Apr 04 2016 22:04, Vincent Goulet wrote:

>> Le 4 avr. 2016 à 18:08, Vitalie Spinu <spinuvit using gmail.com> a écrit :

>>> Enough to strongly consider removing the default association in my
>>> distribution.
>> Too late;) Polymode is very likely to be the default from next ESS release.

> Ok, but then please don't override functionality that fits very well the
> workflow of old timers like me (!)

UI changes are unavoidable. 

> Is it possible to set the exporter and target format in file variables and
> forego these questions?

It's a bit tricky currently but will be possible once I uncouple weaver/exporter
functionality from polymode.

In any case it asks on first invocation only. It's not such a big deal IMO.

> Good thing. I'd expect the behaviour to be the same as with AUCTeX, here.

AFAIK AUCTeX doesn't open pdf files automatically. That's what ESS is doing on
top of it.


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