[OS X Emacs] ESS through Aquamacs
rsaber at comcast.net
Sun Apr 18 20:35:10 EDT 2010
So after playing around with it some more I think I have found the problem:
It correctly highlights "proc mixed" but does not highlight "Proc Mixed". As SAS is generally not case sensitive I tend to capitalize Procedures and Names to make it easier to read. Any way in getting aquamacs to recognize that?
Also, is there a way I can add the "SAS" mode directly to the Menu located in "New Buffer -> In Mode".
Thanks again for all your help!
On Apr 18, 2010, at 8:25 PM, David Reitter wrote:
> On Apr 18, 2010, at 8:11 PM, Gregory Ryslik wrote:
>> So after running your command, I get an ESS option in the menu but when I type actual SAS code I do not get any of the convenient highlighting. I am using Aquamacs 2.0 Preview5. My messages buffer is attached below. Maybe I don't know enough about EMACS but when i start the buffer in "R" mode I get my regular syntax highlighting.
> That shouldn't be - it does the syntax highlighting for me with some sample code.
> Try starting Aquamacs using the Help->Diagnose->Start w/o customizations function, then load the .sas file again (and make sure we're in ESS / SAS mode).
> I'm using this piece of code:
> If it still doesn't highlight, try reporting this as a bug using ESS / Send Bug Report.
> I'm sorry that I can't be more helpful - it seems like this is an ESS problem.
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