Re: [R] Installing packages...

From: ›brahim Mutlay <ibrahimmutlay_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue 23 Jan 2007 - 20:37:20 GMT

2007/1/23, NŁzhet Dalfes <dalfes@itu.edu.tr>:
>
> Hi,
>
> I am a total newbie to R. I am using R (2.4.1) on Mac OS X 10.4.8 and
> trying to install some packages using GUI Packages & Data/Package
> Installer
> interface...
>
> Every time I get:
>
> trying URL
> '
> http://umfragen.sowi.uni-mainz.de/CRAN/bin/macosx/universal/contrib/2.4/neural_1.4.1.tgz
> '
> Content type 'application/x-tar' length 18920 bytes
> opened URL
> ==================================================
> downloaded 18Kb
>
> Error in gzfile(file, "r") : unable to open connection
> In addition: Warning message:
> cannot open compressed file 'neural/DESCRIPTION'
> >
>
> What am I doing wrong?
>
> Any help will be much appreciated.
>
> NŁzhet Dalfes
>
> Istanbul Tech. Univ.
>
>
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Dear Mr. Dalfes,

I have same opinion with Benilton. I think that you should use the command lines mentioned by him to install packages exclusively. Beside, i don't know the Mac OS X but there may be some problem about your security constraints of your system.

-- 
›brahim Mutlay
Ankara, Turkey.

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