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setwd() function in R does not work in Sage

asked 2015-06-28 01:02:11 +0200

NahsiN gravatar image

Hello, I am trying to use setwd() for R in the sage notebook to set the current working directory. But it does not seem to work. I get the following

[1] "/tmp/tmpR8Ukt0"

So as shown, the setwd() command has no effect. Any suggestions?

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Is it all in the same cell? That's the only way I could imagine this working, as sagenb (by design) uses temp directories to actually evaluate each cell.

kcrisman gravatar imagekcrisman ( 2015-06-28 05:30:49 +0200 )edit

No they were in separate cells. Putting the two commands in one cell works. Thanks for the clarification. Now it makes sense.

NahsiN gravatar imageNahsiN ( 2015-07-17 00:00:28 +0200 )edit

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answered 2015-07-25 15:05:26 +0200

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See comments: this would only work in the same cell.

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