[R] Unable to load 'doBy' package

joris meys jorismeys at gmail.com
Tue Oct 6 14:08:55 CEST 2009

Hi Lauren,

from the error message it looks like you have a problem with the
package "Hmisc". doBy is dependent on that one. Can you check whether
Hmisc is installed in your R version? For me, doBy loads without

On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 12:18 PM, Lauren Szathmary <lszathmary at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am trying to load the doBy package, and I am getting the following error:
>> library(doBy)
> Error in loadNamespace(i[[1L]], c(lib.loc, .libPaths())) :
>  there is no package called 'Hmisc'
> Error: package/namespace load failed for 'doBy'
> I tried updating R to the current version (2.9.2) and installing the most
> recent version of the doBy package (4.0.2), and the error remained the
> same.  I also tried loading the package by going to my Package Manager
> window and clicking the box to load 'doBy', but that didn't work either.  My
> other packages (e.g., lattice, chron, etc.) are loading normally with no
> problems.
> If you have any suggestions for how I can get doBy to load, please let me
> know.
> Thanks very much,
> Lauren
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