Re: [R] Broken links on CRAN

From: Ted Harding <Ted.Harding_at_nessie.mcc.ac.uk>
Date: Tue 06 Dec 2005 - 07:43:49 EST


On 05-Dec-05 Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> On 12/5/2005 3:05 PM, Doran, Harold wrote:

>> Hi Duncan
>> 
>> I tried various ones, but try ash.pdf. I was not able to work with
>> this file. But, when I go to another mirror, I can open this file no
>> problem.

>
> Strange. I have no problem downloading that file in Firefox, but
> Internet Explorer declares it to be damaged.
>
> I'll let Statlib know about this, but I expect their advice will be
> "Use Firefox".
>
> Duncan Murdoch

Confirmed -- I was using Firefox too (see very recent mail to list regarding a file comparison which showed that Harols was getting truncated files). Your within-plot comparison of IE vs FF points the finger much better than the between-plots trial Harold and I carried out!

Ted.



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Date: 05-Dec-05                                       Time: 20:35:25
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