Re: [Rd] Setting --sdi in R 2.3.0 beta for Windows

From: Duncan Murdoch <murdoch_at_stats.uwo.ca>
Date: Tue 11 Apr 2006 - 20:34:56 GMT

On 4/11/2006 4:02 PM, John Fox wrote:
> Dear r-devel list members,
>
> I find that adding --sdi to the Target field in the short-cut for R is
> ineffective in R 2.3.0 beta for Windows (version/platform details below).
> Setting MDI = no in the Rconsole file works, however.

Thanks, I'll fix that.

> It's probably a bit late to request this for version 2.3.0, but it would be
> nice to be able to select either the SDI or MDI in the R Windows installer.

It's hard to make changes to the installer because of the many translations of installer messages that are required. I'd say it's now too late to ask the translators for a new translation for 2.3.0.

Duncan
>
> Regards,
> John
>
> --------- snip ------------
>
> Version:
> platform = i386-pc-mingw32
> arch = i386
> os = mingw32
> system = i386, mingw32
> status = beta
> major = 2
> minor = 3.0
> year = 2006
> month = 04
> day = 09
> svn rev = 37687
> language = R
> version.string = Version 2.3.0 beta (2006-04-09 r37687)
>
> Windows XP Professional (build 2600) Service Pack 2.0
>
> Locale:
> LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252;LC_CTYPE=English_United
> States.1252;LC_MONETARY=English_United
> States.1252;LC_NUMERIC=C;LC_TIME=English_United States.1252
>
> Search Path:
> .GlobalEnv, package:methods, package:stats, package:graphics,
> package:grDevices, package:utils, package:datasets, Autoloads, package:base
>
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