Re: [R] rJava problem

From: mister_bluesman <>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2007 10:37:38 -0700 (PDT)

Ah ok, thanks. However (again!), when i try to strat the jvm using .jinit() I don't seem to be able to as I get the message:

Error in .jinit() : Cannot create Java Virtual Machine

What is going on here?

Thanks again.

mister_bluesman wrote:
> Basically, I’m trying to install rJava on my windows XP machine. I think I
> have succeeded in doing so as it appears in the list when i type library()
> in R.
> However, when i type ‘library(rJava)’ I get an error dialog box saying:
> 'This application has failed to start because jvm.dll was not found.
> Re-installing the application may fix this problem'
> When I press 'OK' on the dialog box, I get the following in the R console:
> Error in dyn.load(x, as.logical(local), as.logical(now)) :
> unable to load shared library
> 'C:/PROGRA~1/R/R-25~1.0/library/rJava/libs/rJava.dll':
> LoadLibrary failure: The specified module could not be found.
> Error : .onLoad failed in 'loadNamespace' for 'rJava'
> Error: package/namespace load failed for 'rJava'
> Do you have any ideas how I can fix this? I really would appreciate any
> help you could give me?
> I have tried reinstalling it and I continue to get the same problem. I am
> using java's jdk1.6.0_01
> Thanks

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