Re: [R] Cannot re-start R after bus error

From: Detlef Steuer <detlef.steuer_at_hsu-hamburg.de>
Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2008 23:09:08 +0200

On Tue, 22 Jul 2008 20:22:08 +0000
"Ralph S." <ruffel1_at_hotmail.com> wrote:

>
> Hi,
>
> I ran a program that was exhausting the (unix) server's available memory. I got a bus error and then chose to save and quit workspace (option 4).
>
> That may not have been a smart idea - when I try to use R now, I get the error message:
>
> Error in load(name, envir = .GlobalEnv) :
> ReadItem: unknown type 0, perhaps written by later version of R
> Fatal error: unable to restore saved data in .RData
>
> I deleted my temporary R directories but still get the same message.
>
> What can I do to change this?

rm ~/.RData

detlef

>
> Best,
>
> Ralph
>
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