[R] DLL error after update.packages

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Mar 10 16:50:02 CET 2003

On Mon, 10 Mar 2003, Brett Magill wrote:

> When updataing packages from CRAN, I got the following error message:
> updating HTML package descriptions
> Warning message: 
> DLL attempted to change FPU control word from 8001f to 9001f 
> Everything seems fine, the packages updated, just wondering what this was. 
R 1.6.2 on Windows 98.  Details on the packages dowloaded are below.

Are you using --internet2?  In that case your Internet Explorer is buggy: 
it's a known problem.

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