[R] FYI: Package installation problem with windows

From: Owe Jessen <jessen_at_econinfo.de>
Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2007 23:59:33 +0100


Hello,

maybe this info is helpful for someone else, at least it is a reminder for me if the problem should reoccur:

The last hours R drove me nuts because it wouldn't install new packages, or more irritating still: It would chose randomly which packages to install when given a list ("unable to move temporary installation" ). The solution was to turn of the indexation of folders.

HTH Owe

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Owe Jessen
Diplom-Volkswirt
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24106 Kiel

jessen_at_econinfo.de
http://www.econinfo.de

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