[R] Fatal error: unable to restore saved data in .RData --- no package called 'nlme'
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sat Sep 23 11:50:09 CEST 2006
On Fri, 22 Sep 2006, michael papenfus wrote:
> I am using Windows XP and R 2.3.1.
> During my lastest session I updated my packages and now when I try to start
> R 2.3.1
> I get the following error message:
> Fatal error: unable to restore saved data in .RData in an error window and
> Error in loadNamespace(name): there is no package called 'nlme' in the R
> I had been using nlme and lme4 when I updated my packages.
Uh, oh, don't do that. You cannot update a currently used package.
> I did a search on this error but unfortunatley I don't really understand the
> I would like to continue using R and 'nlme'.
Find the file .RData in your R working directory, and rename it.
Start R, and run
load("whatever you renamed .RData to")
At the end of the session, save the workspace.
> Any suggestions,
> [[alternative HTML version deleted]]
> R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
> PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics, http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
University of Oxford, Tel: +44 1865 272861 (self)
1 South Parks Road, +44 1865 272866 (PA)
Oxford OX1 3TG, UK Fax: +44 1865 272595
More information about the R-help