[R] R Packages in Windows

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Tue Apr 18 11:23:22 CEST 2000

On Tue, 18 Apr 2000, Dr Mark Collins wrote:

> I have installed R version 1 for windows and have installed
> the survival5 package in the library folder, but the base package
> only seems to partially acknowledge survival5's presence.
> How have I screwed up? The diagnostics are as follows...
> >library(survival5)
>     ** no warning given.. seems OK **
> >help(package=survival5)
>     **this gives the contents of the package correctly,
>        including the 'survfit' function.  Again seems OK **
> >survfit()
>  Error: couldn't find function 'survfit'
>      (Nor any of the other functions in survival5)

Works here perfectly (WinNT40, R-1.0.0).
What version of Windows are you running (Win9x / NT ?)

Did you install the latest version of the survival5 package ?
Did you compile it yourself or are you using survival5.zip from CRAN?

Uwe Ligges

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