[R-SIG-Mac] cannit get list of binary packages from the GUI

Federico Calboli f.calboli at imperial.ac.uk
Sat Mar 17 12:20:59 CET 2012

On 17 Mar 2012, at 11:06, David Winsemius wrote:
>> Hmm... it's not empty on the master machine -- use http://r.research.att.com as the mirror - it should work ...
> Could PACKAGES file be in some damaged state that R cannot process? When I change the repository to that value  in the R64 GUI and try to see either either the binary versions or the source versions of contributed packages in the Package Installer I get these warnings at the console:

I don't know about that, but changing the repo (yesterday) fixed the isse on the R64 GUI (yesterday's latest GUI version). No warnings.


Federico C. F. Calboli
Neuroepidemiology and Ageing Research
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