Re: [R] Error when downloading and installing ALL R packages

From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.uni-dortmund.de>
Date: Sat 23 Apr 2005 - 01:53:46 EST

Bernd Weiss wrote:

> Hi,
>
> after updating to 2.1 (see below) I am no longer able to install all
> R packages as mentioned at
> <http://support.stat.ucla.edu/view.php?supportid=30>.
>
> After finishing the download, I received the following error:
>
> [...]
>
> trying URL
> 'http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/RWin/bin/windows/contrib/2.1/xgobi_1.2-
> 13.zip'
> Content type 'application/zip' length 102623 bytes
> opened URL
> downloaded 100Kb
>
> trying URL
> 'http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/RWin/bin/windows/contrib/2.1/yags_4.0-
> 1.zip'
> Content type 'application/zip' length 168770 bytes
> opened URL
> downloaded 164Kb
>
> package 'AMORE' successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked
> package 'AlgDesign' successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked
> Error in sprintf(gettext("unable to move temp installation '%d' to
> '%s'"), :
> use format %s for character objects

Maybe your disc is full or a package is already in use and one of its files is locked? Unfortunately, we don't know which packages comes after "AlgDesign", because of the bug in

    sprintf(gettext("unable to move temp installation '%d' to '%s'")) you just have discovered.

Uwe Ligges

>
> TIA,
>
> Bernd
>
>
>
>

>>version

>
> _
> platform i386-pc-mingw32
> arch i386
> os mingw32
> system i386, mingw32
> status Patched
> major 2
> minor 1.0
> year 2005
> month 04
> day 18
> language R
>
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