[R] "The system cannot find the file specified"
murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Thu Oct 29 14:45:56 CET 2009
On 29/10/2009 9:43 AM, Mark Knecht wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 6:39 AM, Duncan Murdoch <murdoch at stats.uwo.ca> wrote:
>> On 29/10/2009 9:11 AM, Mark Knecht wrote:
>>> What is the problem here? I did an install package from the Rgui menu.
>>> Windows Vista
>> normalizePath uses the Windows functions GetFullPathName and GetLongPathName
>> to clean up paths, and one of them returned the error you saw. Does that
>> path exist on your system?
>> Duncan Murdoch
>>> Error in normalizePath(path) :
>>> path="C:\Program Files\R\R-2.9.2\library/QRMlib": The system
>>> cannot find the file specified
> "C:\Program Files\R\R-2.9.2\library" does exist
> "C:\Program Files\R\R-2.9.2\library/QRMlib" does not.
> As it was the QRMlib package being installed it doesn't surprise me
> that it's not there, but please note the '/' instead of '\' like the
> rest of the path.
> I've seen this a number of times recently. This is the first I've posted here.
Do you have write permission in C:\Program Files\R\R-2.9.2\library? It
could be that the installer just tried to create the QRMlib subdir, and
failed, and that's why it doesn't exist.
What happens in 2.10.0?
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