[ESS] Unable to load library (package)
aorchid at mac.com
Fri Jun 24 22:07:59 CEST 2005
--On 6/24/05 7:13 PM +0200 Kasper Daniel Hansen sent:
> On Fri, 24 Jun 2005, Aric Gregson wrote:
>> --On 6/24/05 4:35 AM +0200 Kasper Daniel Hansen sent:
>> > My guess is that it is a path issue, that your path is not the same
>> > in the two instances.
>> > Could you do a
>> > R> .libPaths()
>> > on the two platforms. You will probably see that they differ and
>> > that you need to add something to the ESS process. The easiest
>> > way to do this (there are probably others), is to create a file
>> > ~/.Renviron
>> > containing the line
>> > R_LIBS=/Users/kdh/Rlib
>> > with the /Usres/kdh/Rlib being exchanged with something
>> > appropriate. If you need several directories, use : to separate
>> > them.
>> I've created the file ~/.Renviron and placed the two directories
>> that came up in R Aqua. However, ESS still returns the same error.
>> Do I need to tell ESS to use the file ~/.Renviron somehow?
> R should use the ~/.Renviron file automatically.
> But before you spend more time on this: do you get two different
> results from .libPaths() when you execute the command in R Aqua as
> opposed to within ESS? If that is the case, you take the paths in R
> Aqua not present in ESS and add them to the ~/.Renviron
> In my case (which for now is pretty default, I am new to MacOS), my
> ~/.Renviron looks like
> With that setting .libPaths() returns
>  "/Users/kdh/Library/R/library"
>  "/Library/Frameworks/R.framework/Resources/library"
> If in doubt, just send me the output of the two .libPaths() commands.
> It might be something completely different you have problems with
> ... I am just makiing a guess based on my own struggles :)
In R Aqua I get nearly as you do above:
In ESS R I get only
"/Library/Frameworks/R.framework/Resources/library". My ~/.Renviron
file has the following:
Not sure why it isn't working.
>> >> Update (related??)
>> >> I see now that I have the following message in Emacs:
>> >> Proc Status Buffer Tty Command
>> >> R run *R* /dev/ttyp2 R --no-readline
>> >> ===========================================================
>> >> ess-help,
>> >> I have searched the archives, but did not find anything specific.
>> >> I get the following error after ESS starts without problems or
>> >> errors:
>> >> > library(Design)
>> >> Error in library(Design) : there is no package called 'Design'
>> >> This after I just did rebuild the package from local source. It
>> >> works fine in R Aqua. There are other packages that I cannot load
>> >> as well. I have the packages installed in /Library/...., not in
>> >> the local userland.
>> >> I am running OS X 10.3.9, ESS 5.2.8, R version 2.1.0 and Carbon
>> >> GnuEmacs of April 2005.
>> >> Any suggestions? It is working fine on another mac with same
>> >> configuration (at least I thought the same configuration).
>> >> thanks,
>> >> aric
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