[R] Installing gregmisc under windows 2000

Robert W. Baer, Ph.D. rbaer at atsu.edu
Wed Nov 24 22:48:22 CET 2004

I went through the following steps using RGUI menus to install gregmisc from
CRAN.  It appears to install but at the end R does not seem to be able to
find it.  Any idea what I'm doing wrong?

> local({a <- CRAN.packages()
+ install.packages(select.list(a[,1],,TRUE), .libPaths()[1], available=a,
trying URL `http://cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/2.0/PACKAGES'
Content type `text/plain; charset=iso-8859-1' length 23113 bytes
opened URL
downloaded 22Kb

trying URL
Content type `application/zip' length 687958 bytes
opened URL
downloaded 671Kb

bundle 'gregmisc' successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked

Delete downloaded files (y/N)? y

updating HTML package descriptions
> library(gregmisc)
Error in library(gregmisc) : There is no package called 'gregmisc'
> version
platform i386-pc-mingw32
arch     i386
os       mingw32
system   i386, mingw32
major    2
minor    0.1
year     2004
month    11
day      15
language R

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