[R] switching to Linux, suggestions?

Peter Dalgaard p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Mon Dec 13 23:59:40 CET 2004

Jonathan Baron <baron at psych.upenn.edu> writes:

> Fedora uses yum as well as rpm.  I haven't installed an RPM in
> months, except for R.  Yum is great.

Actually, Martyn set up CRAN as a yum repository. I have

$ more /etc/yum.repos.d/R.repo
name=CRAN Fedora $releasever - $basearch

whereafter I could just say "yum install R", and in due course I
presume "yum update R".

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