Re: [Rd] RFC: Different handling of commands from clipboard in Windows Re: [R] how to pause between plots running scripts?

From: Duncan Murdoch <murdoch_at_stats.uwo.ca>
Date: Wed 01 Dec 2004 - 02:24:34 EST

On Sun, 28 Nov 2004 10:25:24 -0500, Duncan Murdoch <murdoch@stats.uwo.ca> wrote :

>Another that deals only with the original graphics problem is to have
>par(ask=T) wait for input to the graphics window, rather than to the
>console. This has the advantage that the graphics window probably has
>the focus, so a simple Enter there could satisfy it.

I've now put this in place in R-devel, for the windows() device only. It would be a little cleaner if every device had this capability, but I'm not sure how much code it would break to add a new function to the graphics device structure, and I haven't done that.

With the new version, things like "demo(plotmath)" look a lot nicer. I haven't done a huge amount of testing yet, so there may be examples where this doesn't work so nicely.

A new binary build should be on CRAN and the mirrors by tomorrow.

Duncan Murdoch



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