[R] OS X specific question: help.start() won't launch

Ingmar Visser i.visser at uva.nl
Thu Aug 19 10:27:47 CEST 2004

Hi Dave,
This has come up a couple of times recently.
I don't remember by heart but searching the archives should help you find
the answer. It's best to try R-SIG-MAC list archive.
Bye, ingmar

On 8/19/04 4:34 AM, "David L. Van Brunt, Ph.D." <informatics at myhelios.net>

> It's been a while since I used R, and have certainly applied a few
> system patches. Since I installed the latest R.bin, when I type
> "help.start()" nothing happens anymore. It used to launch a browser
> with the R help system.
> Anyone know of any issues here, or ways to re-enable this?
> Didn't see anything searching the FAQ, just stuff on the java-based
> search. I don't need that, just need to open the help!
> Thanks,
> Dave VB
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