Re: [R] the mgcv package can not be loaded

From: Sarah Goslee <>
Date: Wed, 25 May 2011 11:20:00 -0400

We really need some more information to be able to help you (as requested in the posting guide):

What OS?
What version of R?

How did you install nlme? Were there any messages?

What happens when you type library(nlme) at the R prompt?

How did you install mgcv? Were there any messages?

On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 11:13 AM, <> wrote:
> Hi.
> I have been trying to load the mgcv package but I always get the error
> message:
>  there is no package called 'nlme'
> Error: package/namespace load failed for 'mgcv'
> I load the package nlme and still I get the same message.  I have noticed
> that there are some problems in using nlme in recent versions of R.  Is
> there any suggestion or any special issue that I should know about nlme or
> mgcv?
> Thanks
> Gilbert

Sarah Goslee

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