Re: (PR#7277) Re: [Rd] strange windows behaviour after changing "lines" GUI setting (PR#7277)

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Mon 11 Oct 2004 - 18:34:02 EST


On Mon, 11 Oct 2004, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:

> Doesn't happen for me (on two rather different machines under Windows XP
> SP2). This looks like a Windows GDI refresh problem. Does editing the
> Rconsole file work? If so, that is a usable workaround. Does minimizing
> and restoring the windows show the correct contents?

One more thing: was this the MDI or SDI interface? I only tested SDI.

> On Mon, 11 Oct 2004 duncan.mackay@flinders.edu.au wrote:
>
> > Full_Name: Duncan Mackay
> > Version: 2.0.0
> > OS: WinXP
> > Submission from: (NULL) (129.96.120.254)
> >
> >
> > > version
> > _
> > platform i386-pc-mingw32
> > arch i386
> > os mingw32
> > system i386, mingw32
> > status
> > major 2
> > minor 0.0
> > year 2004
> > month 10
> > day 04
> > language R
> >
> > I am running the above version of R under WinXP Service Pack 2.
> >
> > I have encountered some strange behaviour after changing the "lines" setting in
> > the GUI preferences, as follows:-
> >
> > "Select Edit/GUI preferences..."
> > Change the "lines" setting from 8000 to 16000
> > Click "Apply" then "OK"
> > Back at the R console, type ?merge
> >
> > The "R Help on 'merge'" window appears but is blank???????
> >
> > Click back in the R Console window. Now it goes blank ???????????
> >
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>
>

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