[R] Possible bug in file.choose() - how to tell?

From: Hans-Peter <gchappi_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed 15 Jun 2005 - 18:35:55 EST


Hi,

I run a script file by dropping it on a windows batch file that runs R in --slave modus. In a subfunction there is the call to file.choose(). The problem is, that the dialog does show only folders but no files at all. It's quite strange: a) without --slave modus the files are shown, b) when I copy the whole script file in a different file it was also ok, but when I renamed the script, the dialog again only showed folder names.

Questions:
- Is it appreciated if I submit a bug report on this issue? How would I do it and to whom?
- I would like to have a look at the source code. As the prompt gives me:

> file.choose

      function (new = FALSE) 
      .Internal(file.choose(new))
      <environment: namespace:base>

  I suppose I had to download the source code of the base package and it would   be C code. Is this right?
-- 
Best regards,
Hans-Peter

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