[R-sig-Debian] Problem installing tkrplot package on Ubuntu 20.04

Chris Evans chr|@ho|d @end|ng |rom p@yctc@org
Mon Feb 8 08:51:08 CET 2021

Perfect. I can confirm that's fixed it. Clearly I missed on those repository changes somehow. 

As, ever, in awe at all the help here and the incredible work that you and others do for us Michael. 


----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Michael Rutter" <marutter using gmail.com> 
> To: "r-sig-debian" <r-sig-debian using r-project.org> 
> Sent: Sunday, 7 February, 2021 15:05:56 
> Subject: Re: [R-sig-Debian] Problem installing tkrplot package on Ubuntu 20.04 

> Chris, 
> The following should solve your issues. Run from the command line in 
> Ubuntu, not in R. 
> sudo add-apt-repository ppa:marutter/rrutter4.0 
> sudo add-apt-repository ppa:c2d4u.team/c2d4u4.0+ 
> sudo apt update 
> sudo apt install r-cran-tkrplot 
> There is a good chance the package you are interested in is on my PPA 
> c2d4u4.0+. 
> Michael 
> On 2/7/21 3:59 AM, Chris Evans wrote: 
>> I hope this is the correct list, I _think_ you stretch to Ubuntu as well as 
>> Debian (recent posts seem to say so!) 
>> I tried to update packages on my fallback Windows machine and got a message 
>> saying "tk.h" was missing. I reinstalled Rtools: same. 
>> That's for another message somewhere but, perhaps pride before a fall, I thought 
>> "Ha, I bet it works fine in Linux" ... and it doesn't, 
>> well, not for me! I tried this: 
>>> install.packages("tkrplot") 
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