Re: [R] RGUI crash when opening script in XP Home enviroment

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Thu 11 Aug 2005 - 07:42:46 EST

On Wed, 10 Aug 2005, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:

> This is not the place to report reproducible faults: please see the
> posting guide and send a complete bug report to the appropriate place.
> (Let alone three followups from Duncan Mackay!)
>
> However, as I don't know what the `open file button' is, I cannot
> reproduce it. Is this MDI or SDI mode, and if the former is this using
> the icon on the toolbar, whose tooltip says it is `open script'?
> ^^^^^^
> What did you expect that to do?
>
> Please make clear in your report if this one or two problems, i.e. is the
> `not closing completely' only after the error?
>
> This looks like yet another problem caused by adding the script editor, since
> prior to that there was pager toolbar.

Yes, that was it (it had been told the pager was an editor). Now fixed in R-patched and R-devel.

> On Wed, 10 Aug 2005, Knut Krueger wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> Knut Krueger schrieb:
>>
>>> If there is a helpfile open (f.e ?glm) and it is the top window, then
>>> an exception error occurs (closing RGUI)
>>> when I hit the open file button.
>>> If the helpfile is not the top window (of the RGUI) I am able to open a
>>> new script without any error.
>>> The RGUI is not closing complete there is a blank screen left which I
>>> have to close with the X Button or Taskmanager
>>>
>>> Windows XP Home - German Version updates installed.
>>>
>>> R-Version 2.1.0
>>>
>>> I
>>>
>> And it is the same problem with the 2.1.1 patched version
>> http://www.cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/base/rpatched.html
>>
>> with regards
>> Knut Krueger
>> http://www.biostatistic.de
>>
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Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics,  http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
University of Oxford,             Tel:  +44 1865 272861 (self)
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