[ESS] running R remotely via tramp
cew54 @end|ng |rom c@m@@c@uk
Sat May 4 19:48:34 CEST 2019
On 04/05/2019 15:17, Alex Branham wrote:
> On Sat 04 May 2019 at 05:16, Chris Wallace <cew54 using cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> > I misread an offline suggestion by Stephen Eglen, and created a copy
> > of run-ess-r in my .emacs with these lines commented:
> > ;; (unless (executable-find inferior-ess-r-program)
> > ;; (display-warning ’ess (format “%s could not be found on the
> > system. Try running `R-newest’ instead, which searches your system for
> > R.” inferior-ess-r-program) :error)
> > ;; (user-error “%s program not found” inferior-ess-r-program))
> > For me, this fixes it :)
> Instead of uncommenting those lines, passing t to executable-find’s
> second argument should work. Can you check if this solves your issue?
> (unless (executable-find inferior-ess-r-program t)
> (display-warning 'ess (format"%s could not be found on the system. Try running `R-newest' instead,
> which searches your system for R." inferior-ess-r-program):error)
> (user-error "%s program not found" inferior-ess-r-program))
Then I get "Wrong number of arguments: (1 . 1), 2"
My emacs-version is 26.1 - should I try installing a newer version?
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