R-beta: Add-On Packages in Windows

Jeff Morris (morris@kodak.com)
Thu, 11 Dec 1997 13:53:42 -0500


Message-Id: <349036B6.4507@kodak.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 1997 13:53:42 -0500
From: Jeff Morris <morris@kodak.com>
To: r-help@stat.math.ethz.ch
Subject: R-beta: Add-On Packages in Windows

I am having trouble figuring out how to "install" add-on packages.
The FAQ gives aid for Unix users, but for Windows, I can't
seem to figure out where to put the files.  For example, I downloaded
the bootstrap file from CRAN and I have a directory with some files and
other directories.  I would like to be able to type:
 > library(bootstrap)
and have all the functions loaded much like one would do in S+. 
Any help appreciated.

And also, I get an error message when I try library() to see what is
loaded namely, 
Error in system(call, intern) : "system" is only available on Unix> 

Any work around yet.

Thanks again as always!!
-- 
Jeffrey D. Morris, Ph.D.
Eastman Kodak Co.
Rochester, NY 14652
morris@kodak.com
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