[R] which zip file is the emulator package?

eric lee ericlee100 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 26 17:34:31 CET 2009

Thanks, Duncan.  The BACCO package worked.

On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 11:22 AM, Duncan Murdoch <murdoch at stats.uwo.ca> wrote:
> On 2/26/2009 11:08 AM, eric lee wrote:
>> Hi.  I'm trying to run the elliptic package on my computer (windows
>> platform, version 2.7.2).  I downloaded the elliptic package zip file
>> from
>> http://lib.stat.cmu.edu/R/CRAN/
>> and installed it, but it says that it needs the "emulator" package.
>> Can you tell me where to download this?  The only similar package by
>> name is 'emu_4.0.zip' which is not 'emulator.'  I also can't have R
>> automatically install this by clicking on 'packages' and 'install
>> package' because it gives me an error message.
> The current release gives no error if you ask it to install elliptic, and it
> automatically finds that emulator is in the BACCO bundle.  You didn't say
> what the error message was that you saw, so I can't tell you whether it was
> due to a problem on CRAN or with what you asked for.
> Generally speaking it's easier and less error-prone to just ask R to install
> a package, rather than manually downloading and installing one.
> Duncan Murdoch

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