[Rd] MacOS X - R crashes & import problem (PR#9005)

herwig bachmannherwig at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 5 23:44:17 CET 2009

Hi there,

I have got more or less the same problem. I actually can not do anything in
the R editor - as soon as I try to change something it crashes.
Has anyone been able to solve this problem?
I can send the full crash report if someone is interested.



Below my systems details:

Date/Time:      2009-01-05 23:38:29 +0100
OS Version:     10.5.6 (Build 9G55)
Architecture:   i386
Report Version: 4

Command:        R
Path:           /Applications/R.app/Contents/MacOS/R
Version:        R 2.8.1 GUI 1.27 Tiger build 32-bit (5301)
Parent:         launchd [87]

PID:            519
Event:          hang
Time:           43.33s
Steps:          365

Process:        R [519]
Path:           /Applications/R.app/Contents/MacOS/R


oliver.balmer wrote:
> Full_Name: Oliver Balmer
> Version: 2.3.1
> OS: Mac OS 10.4.6
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> when working in the editor R crashes regularly. no other program ever
> crashes.
> one quite reliable way to crash it is by marking some code and then
> pressing the
> "find" command. I have had this problem with other R versions before. I
> have the
> feeling the editor is the problem. Another problem with the editor is that
> I
> always need to hit the carriage return twice after inserting the cursor at
> a
> certain point, after the first time, nothing happens. Not a big problem
> but
> probably not as it should be, and maybe a hint for a deeper problem.
> Another bug: if the imported data frame contains a µ (greek mu, as in
> microliter), R can't read the file.
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