[R] missing Rcmd from windows binary

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Tue Jan 30 08:16:32 CET 2001

"Daniel A. Powers" wrote:
> I am missing the Rcmd command needed for installing packages in R. Does
> anyone know where I can get this? It is not in the usual place with the
> other R binaries. 

It is in R's /bin directory, if you have got a recent version (e.g.

> If there is another way to install packages in windows,
> please let me know. This went seamlessly on my Linux and Unix builds.

Yes.  Rinst.exe is the recommended R installer for binary packages.
More details in the FAQs.

Uwe Ligges
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