[R] Error: pandoc version 1.12.3 or higher is required and was not found
murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Wed Sep 23 16:11:50 CEST 2015
On 23/09/2015 7:13 AM, Ryszard Czermiński wrote:
> I am trying to use R Markdown, but call to render() gives me an error:
> Error: pandoc version 1.12.3 or higher is required and was not found.
> As I understand [http://yihui.name/knitr/demo/pandoc/] pandoc is a function
> defined in knitr, which I have installed and it has pandoc() function
The error is talking about the non-R software package called pandoc,
which the pandoc() function makes use of. Pandoc the package does the
heavy lifting, converting the Markdown into HTML, for example.
> Looks like some version incompatibility issue, but I do not really know how
> to resolve it.
> Do I need to go to older R version to use it?
> I would appreciate your help.
> Best regards,
> R version 3.2.2 (2015-08-14)
> Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin13.4.0 (64-bit)
> Running under: OS X 10.10.3 (Yosemite)
> other attached packages: knitr_1.11
> Ryszard Czerminski
> ryszard at czerminski.net
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