Re: [R] Tinn-R related problem

From: davidseres <>
Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2008 14:19:16 -0700 (PDT)

David Hewitt wrote:

>> A few weeks ago all of a sudden the backspace, enter and direction keys
>> were not working. I updated Tinn-R to the newest version but still no
>> sollution. After this I tried reinstalling it (prior to that I removed
>> Tinn-R and deleted all the "leftovers" manually) and still no change. In
>> every other execution (e.g. when I save a file) every key works fine.

> I've used Tinn-R with R on Win XP ever since I started with R, and I've
> never had this problem. The only immediate thing that comes to mind is
> that you should be installing R in SDI mode to get it working with Tinn-R.
> At least that's what they say, and I've never tried it the other way
> (MDI). Maybe just uninstall R and Tinn-R, then reload R, use Custom
> installation and pick SDI, then reinstall Tinn-R. Worth a shot.
>> From what I have read in the other forums I believe this issue is not
>> necessarily R or Tinn-R related but might be some hidden Windows settings
>> (I'm using XP) but of this I'm not sure.

> If that's the case, I can't help. What occurred "a few weeks ago" that
> might have been related? Did you upgrade R?

I am using R in the SDI mode.
I can't really recall what happened a few weeks ago. There is too much going on on my laptop. But yes, I've upgraded R to 2.6.2 but I don't remember this causing the problem.

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