[R] Setting a mirror "permanently" on R on ubuntu

Bernardo Rangel Tura tura at centroin.com.br
Sat Oct 10 12:26:55 CEST 2009

On Sat, 2009-10-10 at 04:54 +0100, Lazarus Mramba wrote:
> Dear all,
> I seem to have many problems as I run R on my ubuntu system.
> want to set a mirror so that anytime I use the command "install.packages",
> it does not ask me for which mirror to use but go direct.
> This is because of the error I keep on getting below and I dont know how to
> solve it.
> Please help.
> Kind regards,
> Lazarus


use options(repos="mirror URL")

Bernardo Rangel Tura, M.D,MPH,Ph.D
National Institute of Cardiology

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