Re: [R] Basic R Problem

From: Pfaff, Bernhard Dr. <Bernhard_Pfaff_at_fra.invesco.com>
Date: Sat 18 Feb 2006 - 03:42:24 EST


Hello Peter,

in case your OS is windows and you connect to the Internet via a Proxy-Server, you can/should set --internet2 in properties of the R icon on your desktop. See the FAQ for more on this topic.

Bernhard

-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
Von: Peter Arnold [mailto:peter@prainvestment.com] Gesendet: Freitag, 17. Februar 2006 16:39 An: r-help@stat.math.ethz.ch
Betreff: [R] Basic R Problem

> To: Anyone Who Can Help

I am new to R and am trying to install a couple of packages but receive this warning/error message. Please help by providing suggestions or solutions to this problem

>> chooseCRANmirror()
>> utils:::menuInstallPkgs()

> Warning: unable to access index for repository
> http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/languages/R/CRAN/bin/windows/contrib/2.2
> Warning: unable to access index for repository
> http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/RWin/bin/windows/contrib/2.2
> Error in install.packages(NULL, .libPaths()[1], dependencies = TRUE,
> type = type) :
> no packages were specified

Best regards,

Peter Arnold, CFA
President
PRA Investment Counsel, Inc.
704-341-8193
www.prainvestment.com



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