--save and memory

Martyn Plummer plummer@iarc.fr
Tue, 22 Sep 1998 10:07:28 +0200

I agree, and I sent a message to R-bugs to this effect
(currently filed under "startup"), although I was thinking
in terms of interactive use. Making this a fatal error
seems the best choice to me.


Thomas Lumley wrote:
> If the memory size is too small for the saved workspace to be loaded, and
> --save is specified in a batch file then the previous workspace is lost.
> It seems to me that having insufficient memory to load the saved workspace
> should be a fatal error at least if --save is specified.
> What do other people think (preferably people that think saved workspaces
> are potentially useful)?
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