[R-SIG-Mac] Crash when installing package from local directory

Simon Urbanek simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Wed Feb 20 14:50:14 CET 2008

On Feb 20, 2008, at 3:12 AM, Ken Beath wrote:

> On 14/02/2008, at 1:51 PM, Ken Beath wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to install a package I'm developing from a local package
>> directory. All I get after clicking install is the rotating cursor
>> with no output to the R console and then a crash. Works fine if I
>> download another package source from CRAN and install from directory.
>> Ken
> I have looked further at this and it works with 2.6.1.

Ken, thanks, it should be fixed now. Please use tomorrow's GUI nightly  
build (>=4961) from

(@Ben, it is the same issue you reported, so please try it, too)

> Another change from 2.6.1 to 2.6.2 is that the Stop button no longer
> works.

This was fixed in the update available form CRAN some time ago.


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