[R] cmprsk- another survival-depedent package causes R crash

Nguyen Dinh Nguyen n.nguyen at garvan.org.au
Mon Mar 30 23:16:20 CEST 2009

Dear Terry,
 When I hit cumic function (my saved command, it used to work previously), R
was suddenly shut down. Therefore, there is no error message. This happened
not only on my PC (window, service pack 3) but also on others from my
Nguyen Nguyen

-----Original Message-----
From: Terry Therneau [mailto:therneau at mayo.edu] 
Sent: Tuesday, 31 March 2009 7:32 AM
To: Nguyen Dinh Nguyen
Cc: tlumley at u.washington.edu; r-help at r-project.org
Subject: Re: [R] cmprsk- another survival-depedent package causes R crash

> As our package developers discussed about incompatibility between Design
survival packages,  I faced another problem with cmprsk- a survival
> The problem is exactly similar to what happened to the Design package that

when I just started running cuminc function, R was suddenly closed.
> These incidents suggest that maybe many other survival dependent packages 
being involved the problem

  I don't see how this is related to survival.  I just checked the source
to the cmprsk function, and it has no dependencies on my library.  As I
expect, the cmprks function works as expected on our machines.
  Could you send a reproducable example?
  	Terry Therneau

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