[Rd] Locale problems with too-fancy quotes in Windows CMD.exe

From: Martin Morgan <mtmorgan_at_fhcrc.org>
Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2007 11:01:25 -0700


'Fancy' quotes are displayed incorrectly when running R from Windows' CMD shell (Start -> Run -> CMD; latin small letter ae and capital letter AE; as a script or interactively)). Is this a system configuration issue, and if so how can I correct it?

C:\R>Rscript -e sQuote('x')
[1] "x"

C:\R>R --version
R version 2.6.0 beta (2007-09-20 r42920) Copyright (C) 2007 The R Foundation for Statistical Computing ISBN 3-900051-07-0
Windows is XP 2002 SP2

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Martin Morgan
Bioconductor / Computational Biology
http://bioconductor.org

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