[R] Latest version of R on Ubuntu

peter dalgaard pdalgd at gmail.com
Tue Jul 31 15:17:19 CEST 2012

On Jul 31, 2012, at 02:58 , Jeff Newmiller wrote:

> Amazingly, RTFM.

RTFWP, I think you mean. Sounds like you are referring to this one:


> Linux typically uses "repositories" to download software from. If you follow the instructions on CRAN specific to Ubuntu, you can add a repository that has current versions of R.  Admittedly, some of the steps are non-obvious due to security concerns, but the instructions are pretty good.

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