[R] system: Linux vs. Windows differences
marc_schwartz at comcast.net
Wed Jul 11 20:28:19 CEST 2007
On Wed, 2007-07-11 at 16:16 -0200, Alberto Monteiro wrote:
> [I tried to send this messages two days ago, but I guess I mistyped the To:
> Why "system" is different in Linux and Windows? Both in R 2.4.1, but in
> Windows there is an option:
> system(something, wait = FALSE)
> while on Linux (Fedora Core 4), there is no such option?
> Alberto Monteiro
for changes in R 2.5.0:
o system() now takes the same set of arguments on all platforms,
with those which are not applicable being ignored with a
warning. Unix-alikes gain 'input' and 'wait', and Windows
Time to upgrade both your R and your FC installation.
R is at 2.5.1.
FC4 has been EOL (End of Life) for some time and FC5 hit EOL last month.
More information about the R-help