Re: R-alpha: Version 0.5 ...

Ross Ihaka (
Tue, 14 May 1996 13:14:35 +1200

Date: Tue, 14 May 1996 13:14:35 +1200
From: Ross Ihaka <>
Message-Id: <>
Subject: Re: R-alpha: Version 0.5 ...
In-Reply-To: <>

> ... the graphics window that opens up is blank and unusable.
> This did not happen before, so it must be something to do with
> the revision.  Is there a simple way to fix it, does anyone know?

Gack!  I bet that you're not running X11R6.  The fix may or may not be
trivial.  I will check it out under open(ha!)windows.

> (BTW, on the matter of bugs, `license' is misspelled, unless you
> subscribe to the American heresy, which I hope you don't.  In Oz,
> NZ and UK the noun is spelled `licence'. :-)

You might notice that the e-mail address here is
I ran a poll when setting up the domain and stat was the departmental
choice (we're mostly American or Canadian trained).  I'm afraid that
we've accepted the fact that the pan-global English is the American
version not the British one.  No point in being provincial :-).

Thanks for the info about data sets!  I've got several hundred
megabytes of data which I've accumulated over the years including many
of the classics.  I'll have a dig through them for the diamonds ...


r-testers mailing list -- To (un)subscribe, send
subscribe	or	unsubscribe
(in the "body", not the subject !)  To: