[R] R 2.0.0 Installation Problem

Tim Cutts tjrc at sanger.ac.uk
Wed Nov 17 13:58:56 CET 2004

On 17 Nov 2004, at 9:00 am, Uwe Ligges wrote:

> David Rocke wrote:
>> I and my students have been having an odd problem with this release,
>> which is that packages are disappearing. After installation the
>> package is found with the library command, but later in the same
>> session or in a later session, the library command returns a not found
>> error. Then later it is back. Happening on both Windows and OS X,
>> mostly but not entirely with Bioconductor packages.
> Please tell us more details. It never happened to anybody else that 
> packages dissapear. Are the files still at the correct location? Have 
> you instaled into another library tree?

Have you installed them on a network volume?  I've seen this sort of 
behaviour with overloaded NFS servers in the past.


Dr Tim Cutts
Informatics Systems Group, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
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