Re: [R] FW: Installing BRugs

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2008 13:27:57 +0100 (BST)

On Tue, 29 Jul 2008, BXC (Bendix Carstensen) wrote:

> A funny thing happened when I wanted a student of mine to install Brugs.
> Using the InstallPackages in the windows version, firts gives an erro, but trying again works flawlessly.

There was a problem with the http connection. It happens ....

>
> R version is 2.7.0 on WinXP.
>
> Any explanation?
>
> Bendix Carstensen
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: ACJS (Anders Christian Jensen)
> Sent: 29. juli 2008 11:06
> To: BXC (Bendix Carstensen)
> Subject:
>
>> utils:::menuInstallPkgs()
> trying URL 'http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/RWin/bin/windows/contrib/2.7/BRugs_0.4-2.zip'
> Content type 'application/zip' length 3399130 bytes (3.2 Mb) opened URL downloaded 3.1 Mb
>
> Error in gzfile(file, "r") : cannot open the connection In addition: Warning messages:
> 1: In download.file(url, destfile, method, mode = "wb", ...) :
> downloaded length 3293996 != reported length 3399130
> 2: In zip.unpack(pkg, tmpDir) : error 1 in extracting from zip file
> 3: In gzfile(file, "r") :
> cannot open compressed file 'BRugs/DESCRIPTION', probable reason 'No such file or directory'
>> utils:::menuInstallPkgs()
> trying URL 'http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/RWin/bin/windows/contrib/2.7/BRugs_0.4-2.zip'
> Content type 'application/zip' length 3399130 bytes (3.2 Mb) opened URL downloaded 3.2 Mb
>
> package 'BRugs' successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked
>
> The downloaded packages are in
> c:\temp\RtmpKoBifa\downloaded_packages
> updating HTML package descriptions
>>
>
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> Anders Christian Jensen
>
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