[R] Rterm Rcmd failure

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Fri Oct 4 10:28:01 CEST 2002

David Magee wrote:
> I tried running these  under Windows XP from the dos prompt
> at C:/R/rw1050/bin
> Rterm --restore --save < test.R
> it returned
> >  (block char)cError: syntax error.
> test.R has two lines:
> c<-1
> c
> Do I need a file header for the test.R file?

No. It works for me (R-1.6.0, WinNT4.0). Are there any special
characters in your file?

> Then I tried:
> >Rcmd BATCH test.R
> it returned
> perl' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable
> program or batch file.

Is the path to perl set properly?
> I have perl loaded already.

Uwe Ligges
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