[R] Installing packages "xslx" on Ubuntu (32bit) [On R 2.14.1]
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Jul 25 11:11:44 CEST 2012
Hmm, there is no such package: did you mean xlsx?
However, your R is old and quite a few packages are not available for
it. Please do as the posting guide suggests and update to R 2.15.1 (or
On 25/07/2012 09:47, Johannes Radinger wrote:
> I just recently changed my OS to Ubuntu 12.04 (32bit). Now I tried to install some packages required by my old and working scripts. Unfortunately I fail when trying to install the package "xslx". Maybe it is related to the 32bit version of my R (its not possible to install a 64 bit version).
> Can anyone help me to sucessfully install xslx?
> Here some console output (e.g. sessionInfo()):
> Installing package(s) into '/usr/local/lib/R/site-library'
> (as 'lib' is unspecified)
> --- Please select a CRAN mirror for use in this session ---
> Loading Tcl/Tk interface ... done
> Warning message:
> In getDependencies(pkgs, dependencies, available, lib) :
> package 'xslx' is not available (for R version 2.14.1)
> R version 2.14.1 (2011-12-22)
> Platform: i686-pc-linux-gnu (32-bit)
>  C
> attached base packages:
>  stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
> loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
>  tcltk_2.14.1 tools_2.14.1
> Any suggestions?
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> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
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