[Rd] Re: rw1071 - cut and paste bug (PR#3285)

Prof Brian D Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Jun 18 16:49:22 MEST 2003

It's `over-zealous removal' of show(RConsole), in menucopy, menupaste,
menucopypaste.  (Also menukill.)

I'll commit a fix to R-patched shortly.

On Wed, 18 Jun 2003 murdoch at stats.uwo.ca wrote:

> On Wed, 18 Jun 03 09:39:42 EDT, you wrote in message
> <200306181351.h5IDpEOC122970 at northrelay03.pok.ibm.com>:
> >I have installed the binary of R-1.7.1 for Windows from CRAN.  After
> >using the Cut or Paste buttons the R Console window does not respond
> >to keyboard input; the window can be reactivated by switching to another
> >window and back to the R console.  Cutting and pasting via Ctrl-C or
> >Ctrl-V does not have this problem.
> I see it too, using the Copy and Paste hotkeys in MDI mode.   I've
> submitted it to r-bugs; I'll try to fix it sometime before the next
> release (in October).

`Allegedly' as they say.  (There might be one earlier.)  In any case,
R-patched will continue to be available for people to compile up.

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