[R] What´s wrong with update.packages()

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Jan 24 16:00:03 CET 2003

On Fri, 24 Jan 2003, Kenneth Cabrera wrote:

> Dear Dr. Ripley:
> ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk wrote:
> >Please take a look at library/tseries/DESCRIPTION and see what version it 
> >says.  My guess is that it says 0.9-6.
> >
> Your are right!
> >My guess is that you got a cached copy of the tseries.zip file.
> >Please try again, perhaps using another CRAN mirror, or get the file 
> >yourself via ftp.
> >
> I will do that!
> Where the file is cached, in the proxy server, maybe?

Yes, in some proxy en route.  There are three layers of caches between me 
and CRAN, and I do find this happens quite often.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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