[R] Error When Installing the RODBC Package
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu Nov 17 08:46:23 CET 2011
On Wed, 16 Nov 2011, Abraham Mathew wrote:
> I'm running R in Ubuntu 10.10 and am trying to install the RODBC package.
> However, I get the following error message:
> ERROR: configuration failed for package ?RODBC?
> * removing ?/home/amathew/R/i686-pc-linux-gnu-library/2.13/RODBC?
> The downloaded packages are in
> Warning message:
> In install.packages() :
> installation of package 'RODBC' had non-zero exit status
> Can anyone help?
> I know I've encountered this problem in the past, it's just that I'm not
> how I fixed it a year ago. If I remember right, I don't have a package
> that is necessary for RODBC. What is that package?
No idea: the information is in the output you failed to show us, in
the lines before the ERROR message.
If all else fails, you could try reading the RODBC manual: part of the
package and at
> *Abraham Mathew
> Statistical Analyst
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