[Bioc-devel] Problem loading Rdbi

Seth Falcon sfalcon at fhcrc.org
Tue Aug 8 16:40:29 CEST 2006

Ray Morehead <rmorehead at ma.rr.com> writes:

> Sure,
>     I am running Gentoo Linux, kernel 2.6.16
>     A plain vanilla version of R, 2.3.1
>     Rdbi is version 1.6.0
>     RdbiPgSQL 1.6.1
>     Install -- I just downloaded both packages from your web site and
> did R CMD INSTALL pkg.tar.gz as superuser
> I'm scratching my head too.  :)

>From an R session, can you send output of:


Any chance that you have more than one R on your system and root picks
up an older one?

You could try setting the environment variable R_LIBS to install
packages somewhere in your homedir.

So as a test, I would do:

   mkdir RLIBS-2.3
   export R_LIBS=$HOME/RLIBS-2.3

Then from R do:


Once installed, try from that same session:


+ seth

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