[Rd] Rgui crash (PR#926)

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon, 30 Apr 2001 07:36:21 +0200 (MET DST)

On Sun, 29 Apr 2001, Byron Ellis wrote:

> MDI mode. I was resizing the console child window. As for why I was
> resizing--- why not? It seems like a reasonable thing to do if I want a
> larger console, no? On the other hand, if the console is not actually
> resizable (or you do not want it to be dynamically resizable) then the
> window shouldn't be resizable.

It is resizable: but it is also specifiable in Rconsole in a more
precise way.

> As for it working on your systems and not mine, I don't know why that
> would be though it is not limited to a single one of my systems. I'm
> willing to accept some sort of interference from a piece of software I
> have universally installed (SecureCRT for instance), but I'm not sure what
> would cause this sort of behavior.

Can you please find out then?  Build a debug version and use gdb to
find out what the problem is.  This would not be by any means the first
time that an addon to Windows has caused Rgui to crash.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
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