[R] R on a flash drive
jrkrideau at yahoo.ca
Mon Aug 20 16:28:27 CEST 2007
Oops meant to send this to the list.
--- John Kane <jrkrideau at yahoo.ca> wrote:
> --- Erin Hodgess <hodgess at gator.dt.uh.edu> wrote:
> > Dear R People:
> > Has anyone run R from a flash drive, please?
> > If so, how did it work, please?
> Yes I run R, occasionally, on a USB with no problem
> WindowsXP. It works well, albeit a bit more slowly
> than from the hard drive which is as you would
> The last time I upgraded the USB (to 2.5.0 ?) I
> downloaded R and installed it on the USB drive
> than the C: drive and then installed all my usual
> optional packages using the normal Rgui interface.
> I usually have R, Tinn-R and portable versions of
> OpenOoffice.org, and Firefox installed on the USB.
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