Re: [R] r under suse

From: Marc Schwartz <>
Date: Fri 26 Jan 2007 - 01:33:53 GMT

On Thu, 2007-01-25 at 19:15 -0500, ursu@DMS.UMontreal.CA wrote:
> Hello,
> I've been using R under win XP and I am now changing my system to opensuse 10.2
> When using:
> rpm -i R-base-2.4.1-2.1.i586.rpm
> I find something like that
> error: unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/lib/R/library/tcltk/exec/ ;45b943fe:
> cpio: read failed - Bad file descriptor
> Any suggestions?
> Regards
> Eugen

The first thing that comes to mind is the possibility that the RPM file that you downloaded is corrupted.

I would re-download the RPM file, possibly from a different CRAN mirror, and try it again.

HTH, Marc Schwartz mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Fri Jan 26 12:42:31 2007

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