[R] Re: help.start() problem with netscape 6.2.2 (was: R 1.5.0 RPM's for Mandrake)

mikalzet@libero.it mikalzet at libero.it
Thu May 2 18:20:18 CEST 2002

On Thu, 2 May 2002, Liaw, Andy wrote:

> I've installed Netscape 6.2.2 on Mdk82, but have not had much luck with
> help.start() (R-1.5.0 compiled from source).
> When I do help.start(), it just starts up netscape with the default home
> page, rather than the R help page.  Doing ?<anything> at the R prompt starts
> up yet another netscape instance, but still no R help.

Doing help.start() a second time with netscape already started gives you
the R help page ?

Does the search applet work ?

I mean to go over to mdk 8.2 but I think I'll install a version of good
old netscape 4.7 ...

Michele Alzetta

r-help mailing list -- Read http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~hornik/R/R-FAQ.html
Send "info", "help", or "[un]subscribe"
(in the "body", not the subject !)  To: r-help-request at stat.math.ethz.ch

More information about the R-help mailing list