[R] Failed to install kernlab package
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sun Nov 3 10:47:32 CET 2013
On 03/11/2013 02:54, Lizkitty wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I am trying to install kernlab package, but failed many times by now on
> CentOS 6 operating system.
> Here is the error message:
> trying URL 'http://ftp.ussg.iu.edu/CRAN/src/contrib/kernlab_0.9-18.tar.gz'
> Content type 'application/x-gzip' length 1069148 bytes (1.0 Mb)
> opened URL
> downloaded 1.0 Mb
> * installing *source* package kernlab ...
> ** package kernlab successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked
> ** libs
And the actual error message was here.
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> make: *** [brweight.o] Error 1
> ERROR: compilation failed for package kernlab
> * removing ~/n/home09/wang/R/x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu-library/3.0/kernlab
> The downloaded source packages are in
> Warning message:
> In install.packages("kernlab") :
> installation of package kernlab had non-zero exit status
> I found out online that many others also failed installing kernlab, but no
> explicit solutions for this problem.
Really? Who are these 'many others'? The CRAN check page
success on several platforms.
> What I have tried so far are:
> 1) change cran mirrors
> 2) using command line directly: R CMD INSTALL kernlab_0.9-18.tar.gz, after
> downloading the package
> 3) reset working directory
> Unfortunately, none of these solved my problem...
> Any suggestions are highly appreciated!
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