[R] problems installing updated version of vars package

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Aug 22 05:27:41 CEST 2007

On Tue, 21 Aug 2007, sj wrote:

> All,
> I was looking onlin and noticed that the vars package (by Bernhard Pfaff)
> was recently updated (update date listed Aug 6, 2007) The updated packages
> has some features that I would find very useful. I have used the update
> packages function and vars was one of the packages identified as needing an
> update. I was able to updated and it appeared to work, however when  I load
> the package it does not seem to be the most recent version? Has anyone else
> had similar problems? Or does anyone have any suggestions?
> System Info:
> R 2.4.1

You need to update your R (as the posting guide asked you to before 
posting) or install the package from sources.

The binary builds are not updated for obsolete versions of R: the builds 
for 2.4.x stopped on 28 June.

> Windows XP
> install mirror: USA 3 (UCLA I think)
> thanks,
> Spencer
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