[R] Problem with R on USB-drive
P.Dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Mon Feb 15 15:33:35 CET 2010
Lauri Nikkinen wrote:
> The answer is:
>  "E:/R/R-2.10.1/library"
> stats package is found under
Sorry about the delay Lauri, I don't have the time to skim r-help very
well these days, so your note sort of whizzed by.
However, I'm not sure I get the point. Are you saying that the installer
is putting the stats package in E:/R/R-2.10.1/library/library/stats ??
> I tried Jim's suggestion and copied R-2.10.1 directory from C:\Program
> Files\R\ into USB-disk, and everything seems to work fine.
> Re-istallation did not help.
> 2010/2/9, Prof Brian Ripley <ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
> <mailto:ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk>>:
> On Tue, 9 Feb 2010, Peter Dalgaard wrote:
> Lauri Nikkinen wrote:
> I installed R on USB-drive, but when I run Rgui.exe from bin
> folder, I get
> this error:
> Error in library(package, lib.loc = lib.loc, character.only
> = TRUE,
> logical.return = TRUE, :
> 'stats' is not a valid installed package
> Error: could not find function "var"
> So it seems that stats package is not loaded. How can I fix
> Does R know where to find its packages? Can you say
> and tell us what the output is? And where is the actual install of
> It would not have got that far if it could not find 'base'.
> I think Duncan Murdoch is likely to be correct: this looks like a
> corrupt install.
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