Re: [R] kate editor for R

From: Marc Schwartz <>
Date: Fri 19 Jan 2007 - 13:35:45 GMT

On Fri, 2007-01-19 at 07:12 -0600, Frank E Harrell Jr wrote:


> Scrolling of the R output
> window is a little more logical in kate than in ESS. I find myself
> having to type Esc-shift-> often in ESS/Emacs to get to the bottom of
> the R output but kate puts the cursor at the bottom.



On the last point about getting the R output to scroll to the bottom, put the following in your ~/.emacs file in the "custom-set-variables" section:


 '(comint-move-point-for-output (quote others))


That will cause the R buffer to scroll to the bottom of the output, while leaving other buffers unaltered.

HTH, Marc mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Sat Jan 20 01:08:33 2007

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