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JGR on Linux
1.7-18 (under development)
o fixed REXPMissmatchExceptions thrown by refreshObjects
o changed getting httpPort
o Added launchJGR for JGR launcher 2.0 compatibility. This allows JGR to
be launched directly from R maintaining all environmental variables and
paths of all packages.
o New Mac and Windows launchers.
o JGR preferences no longer determine library paths. This had caused
problems with R upgrades.
o DataTable menu item changed to Data Table.
o Added JGR icon replacing the default Java icon in the Windows tray.
o Removed nested border from console split pane, and added padding for the text.
o Updated object browser to be organized by class, and have icons to bring
up contextual menus.
o Added save support for data.frames in the Object Browser.
o minor fixes for CRAN NOTEs
o R 3.0.x adaptions
o Adapt to JavaGD 0.6 release
o New object browser
o Moved many calls to R off the GUI eval thread and made them cancelable.
o Console remembers last height and width.
o fixed help search engine for R 2.14.x
o Added support for loading xls and xlsx files
o implemented temporary fix for infinite recursion crash on mac os x
o new icon set (KDE Crystal)
o fixed CRAN warnings
o add check for old GOMP and warn on the command line if present
o JGR() now launches new console on mac/windows
o fixed issues with locating package paths
o Added R code auto-formatting to Editor
o In editor, run on an empty selection runs line and advances caret.
o Added italic comment preference item
o read.spss now uses to.data.frame=TRUE option
o fixed escaping of characters
o removed some deprecated functions
o redirect Java stdout to JGR console
o Fixed MacOS JavaGD resize deadlock bug
o Added JavaGD save support for png, jpeg, bmp, and tiff
o Added ability to insert new menus, menu items, separators,
and sub-menus. Menus and menu items can be removed.
o Fixed 100% CPU on start-up bug
o Cancel button fixed on unix systems
o use rJava 0.8-6
o use rJava 0.8-3
o switched to REngine API (Callbacks are still RNI)
o RPackageManager resizable
o use rJava 0.8
o preference to avoid "Save workspace dialog"
o set working directory when opening workspace
o JGRHelp is a fully used as browser (JGR now can only be used with R 2.10)
o new rJava version
o fixed version number
o fixed editor file loading with multiple instances
o new preference dialog
o re-enabled help-agent in editor
o fixed Load data dialog, when choosing own set name
o added informative error message when JRI is missing
o Fixed output buffering. Displaying large output to console is faster.
o reactivated possibility to set dataset name when loading a datafile
o Fixed "Open Recent" in Editor
o Fixed "Clear Console" command
o Restructured menu to be consistent with RGui
o ObjectManager, PackageManager, PackageInstaller as singleton
o Editor, Datatable with automatic placement
o back and forward buttons in help browser remember page position
o new datafile loader, which includes guessing of separator
o some minor bugfixes/changes to the editor
o Windows launcher now supports --libpath=xx and --rhome=xx
command line arguments to override the location of R (by
default taken from the registry) or the location of libraries
(default is R_HOME/library). In addition default stack
size has been increased to 512Mb and can be changed using
o Mac and Windows launchers no longer set R_DEFAULT_PACKAGES
but instead requested packages are loaded in JGR on startup.
This should make it easier to switch R versions.
(launcher version is now 1.61)
o Unix start script will also no longer set R_DEFAULT_PACKAGES
o fixed Editor close behavior using the framecross
o fixed ObjectBrowser NullpointerException
o load .JGRhistory from R working directory
o new launchers -> JGR loads JGR R package itself
o fixed menu in TextPager and JavaGD
o fixed DataTable menu
o real Swing Menu
o add grDevices to default packages
o fixed indentation and toggle comment
o fixed fonttracker for editor
o set always native look&feel
o fixed printin line number
o fixed meta+enter shortcut for running commands from editor
o fixed fontsize bug, when changing fontsize in syntaxcoloring mode
o r-dev compatible
o fixed some more bugs related to linenumbers in editor
o fixed text-selection using mouse
o fixed about/rhelp in editor
o added increase/decrease menuitems to Editor
o editor: fixed overprinting linenumbers
o added editor font managment to JGR preferences
o fixed coloring in editor
o fixed Code completion in editor
o disabled "Help Agent" in editor for now (has to be newly developed)
o fixed shortcuts for Windows
o setwd on Windows Vista
o don't show ~ in Editor
o allow to use META+ENTER for executing R commands in editor
o raise Java stack limit to 512MB (in the run script)
o fixed "Load DataFile dialog" for Windows (Sun fixed a bug in Java)
o fix closing Console window when select Cancel
o fix escaping of . in command completion
o print support for editor (b&w)
o fix run script for rJava 0.5
o make run script executable by default
o java backend changes
o new Editor based on JEDIT
o JGR is running on Windows Vista
o adapt to JRI API 1.8 change
o make mkdist more portable (now works on Windows)
o adapt to Sys.putenv change in R 2.5.0
o prevent Java from setting LC_NUMERIC to a non-C default
which will break R (thanks to Frederik Elwert for testing)
o fix incompatibilities of some shells in the run script
(thanks to Frederik Elwert for a crucial hint)
o fix SVN properties on some files
o add NEWS