[R-SIG-Finance] Quantmod problem retrieving data

Jeff Ryan jeff.a.ryan at gmail.com
Fri Apr 10 15:49:15 CEST 2009

Hello Werner,

The issue is that oanda has changed the length of time that you can
download in one request from 2000 days to 500 days.

I will fix the default in the next CRAN release of quantmod, but for
now you can just specify a time-period that is inside that range.


On Fri, Apr 10, 2009 at 5:49 AM, Werner Erselina <werner at erselina.nl> wrote:
> Thanks Michael and Josh,
> Then there is only one problem remaining and that is retrieving the currency
> data from oanda. Using the same syntax as the examples from the website i
> get this error:
> getSymbols("XPT/USD",src="oanda")
> Error in (grep("PRE", fr)[1]):(grep("PRE", fr)[2]) : NA/NaN argument
> Kind regards
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