[R] problem with help.search

From: Elizabeth Purdom <epurdom_at_stat.berkeley.edu>
Date: Thu, 07 Feb 2008 15:08:35 -0800

I have done something (added an unstable package, probably) that has made my help.search function not work. I was wondering if anyone could give me trouble-shooting advice to locate the problem so I don't need to reinstall everything from scratch.

I'm in Windows XP, R-2.6.0. The error code is below.


> help.search("latex")

Error in help.search("latex") : could not find package 'file153c12db'
> traceback()

2: stop(gettextf("could not find package '%s'", p), domain = NA) 1: help.search("latex")

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