Re: [R] RExcel

From: Jonathan P Daily <jdaily_at_usgs.gov>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2011 14:39:12 -0400

It is asking the obvious, but did you run the commands from the rcom package after installation (see inline ***s)?



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r-help-bounces_at_r-project.org wrote on 04/11/2011 02:08:02 PM:

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> [R] RExcel
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> Hi, I am installing Excel using package "RExcelInstaller". When I
> tried to run
>
> installRExcel()
>
> I got this error message:
>
> You don not have the R package rcom installed.
> The (D)COM server installed which will aloow you to use the
> background server in
> RExcel.
> Since rcom is not installed, foreground mode will be unavailable.
>
> You may continue with the installation, but in most circumstances
> you probably
> should cancel current installation, install the package rcom properly
(do not
> forget to run the commands



> library(rcom)
> comRegisterRegistry()


> immediately after installation)
> and after that run this installer once again
>
>
> But rcom package was installed without any problem, somehow the
> installer keeps
> saying that rcom is not installed.
>
> Any suggestions?
>
> Thanks
>
> John
>
> > sessionInfo()
> R version 2.12.2 (2011-02-25)
> Platform: i386-pc-mingw32/i386 (32-bit)
>
> locale:
> [1] LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252
> [2] LC_CTYPE=English_United States.1252
> [3] LC_MONETARY=English_United States.1252
> [4] LC_NUMERIC=C
> [5] LC_TIME=English_United States.1252
>
> attached base packages:
> [1] stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
>
> other attached packages:
> [1] RExcelInstaller_3.1-13 rcom_2.2-3.1 rscproxy_1.3-1
>
> loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
> [1] tools_2.12.2
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