Re: [R] connexion problem getHdata (HMisc)

From: <anne.piotet_at_ge.ocai.ch>
Date: Thu 11 Aug 2005 - 18:49:04 EST


Hi Sean,

Thanks for the tip, I will try to set up the command line in the target field as recommended in the faq  

Anne  

Sean O'Riordain <sean.oriordain@gmail.com> 11.08.2005 08:36
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Re: [R] connexion problem getHdata (HMisc)

Hi Anne,

going back to my previous email, have a look at the FAQ...

http://cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/base/rw-FAQ.html#The-internet-download-functions-fail_002e

cheers!
Sean

On 11/08/05, anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch <anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch> wrote:
> Hi Sean,
> Your intuition is spots on: update.package also hang:
>
> Message d'avis :
> connexion à 'cran.ch.r-project.org' impossible sur le port 80
> Avis : unable to access index for repository
> http://cran.ch.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/2.1
> (sorry for the french...)
>
> I did not try it before as I installed R on this machine for the 1st
time
> last week (so had nothing to update)
>
> Probably it all hangs with the system manager here (who has NO previous
> experience of working with statisticians and other number crunchers).
Any
> idea about which systems parameters are necessary to allow the
connexion?
>
> Anne
>
>
>
>
>
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> Sean O'Riordain <sean.oriordain@gmail.com>
> 11.08.2005 08:16
> Veuillez répondre à
> seanpor@acm.org
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> "anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch" <anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch>, r-help
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> Re: [R] connexion problem getHdata (HMisc)
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> Hi Anne,
>
> does update.packages() work, or does it just hang?
>
> cheers!
> Sean
>
> On 11/08/05, anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch <anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch> wrote:
> > Sorry about the missing info, I'm just trying to do too many things at
> the
> > same time!
> > I installed R on my Windows2000 computer (no choice there) .
> >
> > > version
> > platform i386-pc-mingw32
> > arch i386
> > os mingw32
> > system i386, mingw32
> > status
> > major 2
> > minor 1.1
> > year 2005
> > month 06
> > day 20
> > language R
> >
> > Hmisc version: 3.0-6 ;
> >
> > On my home computer (LINUX and Windows XT) with the same (latest) R
and
> > Hmisc version installed, I had no problem with getHdata...
> >
> > Thanks
> > Anne
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Frank E Harrell Jr <f.harrell@vanderbilt.edu>
> > 09.08.2005 22:19
> >
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> > anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch
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> > anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch wrote:
> > >



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> > >
> > > Hi
> > >
> > > Just installing R and some packages in my new job; trying to
download
> > > dataset directly from
> > > biostatistics dptm of Vanderbilt University using getHdata from
Hmisc
> I
> > > get the following:
> > >
> > > Error in file (file, "r") : connexion openinig not possible
> > > Furthermore :
> > > connexion to 'biostat.mc.vanderbilt.edu' impossible on port 80
> > >
> > > Can one get around this problem?
> > >
> > > NOTE: I am not an administrator on the system....
> > >
> > >
> > > Anne Piotet
> >
> > It is hard for me to help when you provided no code and no output from
> > typing
> >
> > version
> >
> > at the command prompt. You also did not include the version of Hmisc.
> > I tried a small test:
> >
> > library(Hmisc)
> > getHdata(titanic3)
> >
> > and it worked fine, using the most recent Hmisc.
> >
> > Frank
> >
> > >
> > > tél: 022 809 54 36
> > > e-mail: anne.piotet@ge.ocai.ch
> > >
> > > Office cantonal de l'assurance-invalidité (OCAI)
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