Re: [Rd] Exiting R Gracefully

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2011 06:51:57 +0100 (BST)

On Thu, 2 Jun 2011, Dario Strbenac wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I thought I'd add this to the mailing list, in case it could be handled smoother in a future release of R.

Impossible without a reliably reproducible example (see the posting guide). But it does look as if you have managed to corrupt R's internals too badly to 'exit gracefully'.

>
>> q()
> Save workspace image? [y/n/c]: n
>
> *** caught segfault ***
> address (nil), cause 'unknown'
>
> Possible actions:
> 1: abort (with core dump, if enabled)
> 2: normal R exit
> 3: exit R without saving workspace
> 4: exit R saving workspace
> Selection: 3
> Error: no graphics system to unregister
>>
>> q("no", runLast = FALSE)
> Error in q("no", runLast = FALSE) : no graphics system to unregister
>
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> Dario Strbenac
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> Cancer Epigenetics
> Garvan Institute of Medical Research
> Darlinghurst NSW 2010
> Australia
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