Re: [R] problem with makeSOCKcluster depending on R patch version

From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de>
Date: Mon, 16 May 2011 09:37:13 +0200

On 15.05.2011 16:23, Søren Højsgaard wrote:
> I just downloaded the patched version from the Danish mirror; http://mirrors.dotsrc.org/cran/
>
> That gave me: R version 2.13.0 Patched (2011-05-10 r55826) - which is *not* the version you refer to.
>
> Where may one get the latest patch then?

Latest binaries are available from
http://cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/base/rpatched.html which contains the build you said. I know Duncan tries to provide that regularly. If that fails for some reason (like it obviously did the last few days, obviously), you will have to build it yourself.

Best,
Uwe

> Regards
> Søren
>
>
>
>
>
> ________________________________________
> Fra: Uwe Ligges [ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de]
> Sendt: 15. maj 2011 15:25
> Til: Søren Højsgaard
> Cc: Ulrich Halekoh; r-help_at_r-project.org
> Emne: Re: SV: [R] problem with makeSOCKcluster depending on R patch version
>
> On 15.05.2011 12:27, Søren Højsgaard wrote:
>> That raises another question: Will that patched version (2011-05-13 r55886) be made available as a windows binary - and if so: when?
>
> Daily builds for WIndows of R-patched are available from CRAN.
>
> Best,
> uwe
>
>> Regards
>> Søren
>>
>>
>>
>> ________________________________________
>> Fra: r-help-bounces_at_r-project.org [r-help-bounces_at_r-project.org] P&#229; vegne af Uwe Ligges [ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de]
>> Sendt: 14. maj 2011 18:23
>> Til: Ulrich Halekoh
>> Cc: r-help_at_r-project.org
>> Emne: Re: [R] problem with makeSOCKcluster depending on R patch version
>>
>> On 13.05.2011 14:01, Ulrich Halekoh wrote:
>>> Dear,
>>>
>>> I encountered a problem using the makeSOCKcluster function depending the patched version of
>>> R-2.13.0 I used.
>>>
>>>
>>> library(snow)
>>> cl<- makeSOCKcluster(rep("localhost", 2))
>>>
>>> this works fine for the R-13.0 patch (2011-04-28 r55678)
>>> but not for the patch R-13.0 patch (2011-05-10 r55826)
>>
>>
>> If R-2.13.0 patched is meant: I do not see this with a recent snapshot
>> (2011-05-13 r55886).
>>
>>
>> Uwe Ligges
>>
>>
>>
>>>
>>> In the latter case the command keeps running. Interrupting the command I get the error message
>>>
>>> Error in socketConnection(port = port, server = TRUE, blocking = TRUE, :
>>> cannot open the connection
>>> In addition: Warning message:
>>> In socketConnection(port = port, server = TRUE, blocking = TRUE, :
>>> problem in listening on this socket
>>>
>>>
>>> Does work
>>>
>>> R version 2.13.0 Patched (2011-04-28 r55678)
>>> Platform: i386-pc-mingw32/i386 (32-bit)
>>>
>>> locale:
>>> [1] LC_COLLATE=Danish_Denmark.1252 LC_CTYPE=Danish_Denmark.1252
>>> [3] LC_MONETARY=Danish_Denmark.1252 LC_NUMERIC=C
>>> [5] LC_TIME=Danish_Denmark.1252
>>>
>>> attached base packages:
>>> [1] stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
>>>
>>> other attached packages:
>>> [1] snow_0.3-3
>>>
>>>
>>> Does not work
>>>
>>> R version 2.13.0 Patched (2011-05-10 r55826)
>>> Platform: i386-pc-mingw32/i386 (32-bit)
>>>
>>> locale:
>>> [1] LC_COLLATE=Danish_Denmark.1252 LC_CTYPE=Danish_Denmark.1252
>>> [3] LC_MONETARY=Danish_Denmark.1252 LC_NUMERIC=C
>>> [5] LC_TIME=Danish_Denmark.1252
>>>
>>> attached base packages:
>>> [1] stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
>>>
>>> other attached packages:
>>> [1] snow_0.3-3
>>>
>>>
>>> Kind regards
>>> Ulrich Halekoh
>>>
>>> Associate Professor
>>> Aarhus University
>>> Email: Ulrich.Halekoh_at_agrsci.dk
>>>
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