[Rd] Re: How to purchase R on CD

Paul Gilbert pgilbert at bank-banque-canada.ca
Tue Mar 30 00:19:03 CEST 2004

(moved from R to R-devel)

Other responses to this were along the lines of "how to buy a cheap 
CD,"   which may not be the way to think about what you are asking.   If 
the R Foundation were to sell an "as is" CD snapshot of some part of 
CRAN, how much would you be willing to pay for it?

Paul Gilbert

George_Heine at blm.gov wrote:

>My organization has a policy against "installing software downloaded from
>the Internet."  There is a waiver procedure, but it is difficult and
>lengthy.  It is much easier to get approval to purchase software, even if
>it is a CD copy of open-source.
>However, a search on r-project.org didn't seem to show any way of obtaining
>the distribution in this way.
>Any clues would be appreciated!
>George Heine, PhD
>Mathematical Analyst
>National IRM Center
>U.S. Bureau of Land Management
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