[R] help uses only netscape?

Mark Myatt mark at myatt.demon.co.uk
Tue Nov 20 11:40:46 CET 2001

Jim Lemon <bitwrit at ozemail.com.au> writes:
>Mark Myatt wrote:
>> ... One problem is that it spills some stuff to the
>> console while browsing the help files. A little annoying but no big
>> problem.
>Make sure that ignore.stderr=T in the system() command that starts
>konqueror. That fixed it for me.

Brilliant. I managed to get a (sort of) fix by redirecting output to
/dev/null. This worked well for mozilla but sometimes failed for
konqueror. I am new to Unix (just moved to Linux from windows) and it is
al taking a bit of getting used to.


Mark Myatt

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