[R] proxy settings

Antonio Olinto aolinto_r at bignet.com.br
Tue Apr 17 20:46:07 CEST 2007

Hi all,

I used to connect internet via a proxy. Before update packages I wrote in R


Nevertheless the way the connection is done has changed. For example, in the
browser the proxy is not indicated and I have to give an username and a
password to have access to internet.

I read the FAQ and the help for download.file but I was not able to do updates.

I tried

Well, I use R under both Windows XP and Linux Ubuntu.

Thanks for any help.

Antonio Olinto

BCMG Internet Webmail

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