Re: [R] CRAN mirror - how many amount?

From: Sundar Dorai-Raj <>
Date: Fri 22 Apr 2005 - 03:32:49 EST

Lukasz Komsta wrote on 4/21/2005 10:54 AM:
> Dear colleagues,
> I have just read, but there
> is no information what amount of disk space is enough to download
> complete CRAN copy and setup a mirror. Is there any person informed here?
> Regards,

Others might correct me, but I believe you can do the following (on Linux):

rsync -nrtlvz | grep "total"

where -n does a dry run. When I did this, I got 5,116,091,154 bytes (or ~5GB).

HTH, --sundar mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Fri Apr 22 03:37:12 2005

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