[Rd] (PR#11903 )Rgui.exe(R.dll) crashes when set the locale to

ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Aug 8 08:00:12 CEST 2008

On Thu, 3 Jul 2008, ksdori at gmail.com wrote:

> Full_Name: Sang Hyun Koh
> Version: 2.7.0, 2.7.1
> OS: MS Windows XP, Server 2003
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> Since R 2.7.0 & recent 2.7.1, Rgui.exe crashes on Korean Windows XP and 2003.
> After change the locale language to Japanese, Chinese, English, and etc on
> control panel, I had no problem in running 2.7.x on Korean Windows.
> And I re-install Windows XP, English version, and I could reproduce the bug by
> changing locale language to Korean on control panel. of course, no other
> language setting made the problem.

It does not happen in the Korean locale with 2.7.0 or 2.7.1 on my machine 
(XP SP3, International English).

> So, It must be a problem between Korean language localization on windows and
> Rgui.exe.
> Please, help to remove the bug.

Please do help us by submitting a suitable patch.  Only someone with the 
problem can do so.

We don't even know what you mean by 'crashes' (a word the R posting guide 
specifically asks you not to use) nor what language you are running R 

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