Re: [Rd] Telling Windows how to find DLL's from R?

From: Martin Morgan <>
Date: Fri, 09 Jul 2010 15:08:31 -0700

On 07/09/2010 11:38 AM, Dominick Samperi wrote:
> Is it possible to set Windows' search path from within R, or
> to tell Windows how to find a DLL in some other way from
> R? Specifically, if a package DLL depends on another DLL
> the normal requirement is that the second DLL be in the
> search path so Windows can find it (there are other tricks,
> but they apply at the Windows level, not at the R level).

This thread

might be relevant, especially the DLLpath argument to dyn.load.


> Thanks,
> Dominick
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