Re: [R] tiff()-bug (was re:Preparing high quality figures with tiff as end result)

From: Gustaf Rydevik <gustaf.rydevik_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 15:37:32 +0200

A short update that may be of help:
The snippet of code does not crash R if i run under vanilla, nor if I change R to MDI-mode.
It does crash R infallibly if I set it to SDI-mode in the Rprofile file. Strange...

/Gustaf

On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 3:16 PM, Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk> wrote:
> On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Peng Jiang wrote:
>
>> Hi , Gustaf
>> i don't know why but it works pretty well on a mac.
>
> with completely different code.
>
> Gustaf Rydevik has mentioned this before -- it never fails for me on Windows
> and hence one would not expect there to be a change in 2.7.1. Only if
> someone can reproduce it under a debugger have we a chance of tracking it
> down.
>
>> regards .
>> On 2008-6-25, at 下午4:16, Uwe Ligges wrote:
>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Gustaf Rydevik wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Hi all,
>>>> A while back I sent a message concerning working with tiff-files, and
>>>> mentioned that I encountered a bug in 2.7.0.
>>>> This bug still occurs in 2.7.1, and is reproducable on a separate
>>>> computer (both running WinXP professional):
>>>> tiff()
>>>> plot(1:1000)
>>>> dev.off()
>>>> This causes R to show the window "R GUI has encountered a problem and
>>>> needs to close".
>>>> Can anyone else out there reproduce this, so I can file a bug report?
>>>
>>> Yes. Confirmed.
>>>
>>> Uwe Ligges
>>>
>>>
>>>> Best,
>>>> Gustaf Rydevik
>>>> -------------------------------------------
>>>>>
>>>>> sessionInfo()
>>>>
>>>> R version 2.7.1 (2008-06-23)
>>>> i386-pc-mingw32
>>>> locale:
>>>>
>>>> LC_COLLATE=Swedish_Sweden.1252;LC_CTYPE=Swedish_Sweden.1252;LC_MONETARY=Swedish_Sweden.1252;LC_NUMERIC=C;LC_TIME=Swedish_Sweden.1252
>>>> attached base packages:
>>>> [1] stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
>>>> other attached packages:
>>>> [1] RWinEdt_1.8-0
>>>> loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
>>>> [1] tools_2.7.1
>>>>
>>>
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>> --------------------------
>> Peng Jiang
>> 江鹏
>> Ph.D. Candidate
>>
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>> Department of Mathematics
>> 数学系
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