[R] Problems with DCOM client packages under R 2.0

Gabor Grothendieck ggrothendieck at myway.com
Mon Nov 8 14:16:25 CET 2004

Lindveld, Charles <k.lindveld <at> imperial.ac.uk> writes:

: I am trying to use the Windows COM interface under R 2.0, and have
: encountered the following difficulties:
:  - the package RDCOMClient installs, loads and works under R 1.9.1,
: installs under R2.0, but does not load or work under R2.0
:  - the package SWinTypeLibs does not install or load under either R
: 1.9.1 or under R2.0
: For the moment I am concentrating on the RDCOMClient package as it seems
: to be the most up-to-date one. 

rcom 1.0-1 has been tested on R 2.0.0. I have used it successfully
on R 2.0.1 beta with no problems. Its at:


You also might want to review recent rcom archives at:


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