[R] debian lenny R GUI instalation problems

baxy77 baxy at hi.htnet.hr
Thu Apr 15 13:03:23 CEST 2010

hi, i have a problem installing any type of GUI interface on my debian lenny
64x OS, can anybody spare some time to help me?. so i have installed the R
by apt-get and then in R used command : 

baxy:~#  update-alternatives --config java

There are 3 alternatives which provide `java'.

  Selection    Alternative
          1    /usr/bin/gij-4.3
          2    /usr/lib/jvm/java-gcj/jre/bin/java
*+        3    /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-openjdk/jre/bin/java

Press enter to keep the default[*], or type selection number: 
baxy:~#  R CMD javareconf 
Java interpreter : /usr/bin/java
Java version     : 1.6.0_0
Java home path   : /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-openjdk/jre
Java compiler    : /usr/bin/javac
Java headers gen.: /usr/bin/javah
Java archive tool: /usr/bin/jar
Java library path:
JNI linker flags : -L$(JAVA_HOME)/lib/amd64/server -L$(JAVA_HOME)/lib/amd64
-L$(JAVA_HOME)/../lib/amd64 -L -L/usr/java/packages/lib/amd64 -L/usr/lib64
-L/lib64 -L/lib -L/usr/lib -L/usr/lib/jni -ljvm
JNI cpp flags    : -I$(JAVA_HOME)/../include

Updating Java configuration in /etc/R

baxy:~# R

R version 2.7.1 (2008-06-23)
Copyright (C) 2008 The R Foundation for Statistical Computing
ISBN 3-900051-07-0

R is free software and comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.
You are welcome to redistribute it under certain conditions.
Type 'license()' or 'licence()' for distribution details.

  Natural language support but running in an English locale

R is a collaborative project with many contributors.
Type 'contributors()' for more information and
'citation()' on how to cite R or R packages in publications.

Type 'demo()' for some demos, 'help()' for on-line help, or
'help.start()' for an HTML browser interface to help.
Type 'q()' to quit R.

[Previously saved workspace restored]

>  install.packages('JGR', dep=TRUE) 
Warning in install.packages("JGR", dep = TRUE) :
  argument 'lib' is missing: using '/root/R/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu-library/2.7'
--- Please select a CRAN mirror for use in this session ---
CRAN mirror 


  to install GUI but the message that i'm geting is 

Warning message:
In install.packages("JGR", dep = TRUE) : package ‘JGR’ is not available

so is there any other package so i can just plot my graphs .... i'm seeking
for just minimal tools so i can plot my images distributions and stuff ...

thank you 


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