Re: [R] Package not on CRAN mirrow - what now?

From: Duncan Murdoch <>
Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2010 06:43:26 -0400 wrote:
> Package arulesSequences isn't on CRAN for automatic package install.
> I downloaded a *.tar.qz version because no *.zip for Windows offered.
> Why is this?
> I expanded *.tar.qz in ~R/R-2.11.0/library/arulesSequences
> I then assumed that R would list it in the packages list but it doesn't.
> What am I doing wrong ?

You need to install it, it's not generally enough to just unpack it. But that will not work, because the package is marked as "Unix-only". You could try to figure out what needs fixing to get it working on Windows, but it's probably not easy.

Duncan Murdoch mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Thu 10 Jun 2010 - 10:48:13 GMT

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