[R-SIG-Mac] install.packages

Seth Falcon sfalcon at fhcrc.org
Wed Jul 19 08:15:56 CEST 2006

Don MacQueen <macq at llnl.gov> writes:

> If this explanation is correct (I haven't attempted to verify) then try adding
>    type='source'
> to the invocation of install.packages().

Right, since the repository in question has source packages, you won't
get the warning message.  The point is that the warning message is due
to the code not being careful about handling the case where a given
repository doesn't have any packages of the requested type.

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