[R] problems with packages tseries and robustbase

From: <tolga.i.uzuner_at_jpmorgan.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Aug 2008 11:16:53 +0100


Dear R Users,

Is there a known problem with downloading packages robustbase and tseries from the UK CRAN website ?

Thanks in advance,
Tolga



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> utils:::menuInstallPkgs()
--- Please select a CRAN mirror for use in this session --- trying URL
'http://cran.uk.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/2.7/robustbase_0.2-8.zip'
Error in download.file(url, destfile, method, mode = "wb", ...) :   cannot open URL
'http://cran.uk.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/2.7/robustbase_0.2-8.zip'
In addition: Warning message:
In download.file(url, destfile, method, mode = "wb", ...) :   cannot open: HTTP status was '404 Not Found' Warning in download.packages(p0, destdir = tmpd, available = available, :   download of package 'robustbase' failed > utils:::menuInstallPkgs()
trying URL
'http://cran.uk.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/2.7/tseries_0.10-15.zip'
Error in download.file(url, destfile, method, mode = "wb", ...) :   cannot open URL
'http://cran.uk.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/2.7/tseries_0.10-15.zip'
In addition: Warning message:
In download.file(url, destfile, method, mode = "wb", ...) :   cannot open: HTTP status was '404 Not Found' Warning in download.packages(p0, destdir = tmpd, available = available, :   download of package 'tseries' failed


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