[R-SIG-Mac] installing R 2.14.2 on MAC

Simon Urbanek simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Wed Mar 28 14:55:24 CEST 2012

On Mar 28, 2012, at 4:01 AM, Heba S wrote:

> Hi,Hello,I  am trying to install a newer version of R (R 2.14.2) from this link: http://cran.r-project.org/bin/macosx/
> I am getting an error on 'Destination Select' stage. The error say:
> " R.2.14.2 for Mac OS X 10.5 or higher (Leopard build) can't be installed  on this disk. An error occurred while evaluating javascript for the package."
> My Mac is version 10.6.8. and build is 10k549. Can you please advise me what the problem is?

No, not without more details from you - as Steve already told you. You should check your installer log (Windows->Installer Log) and provide the details.


>> Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2012 14:34:41 -0400
>> Subject: Re: [R] installing R 2.14.2
>> From: mailinglist.honeypot at gmail.com
>> To: abehsunset at hotmail.com
>> CC: r-help at r-project.org
>> Hi,
>> On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 1:03 PM, Heba S <abehsunset at hotmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hello,I  am trying to install a newer version of R (R 2.14.2) from this linkhttp://cran.r-project.org/bin/macosx/
>>> However I am getting an error that it can not be installed on my computer. My Mac is version 10.6.8. Can you please advise me what the problem. I need the newer version to install the ggm package.
>> If you want any meaningful help, you'll have to provide the exact
>> error that you're getting, so please reproduce the error message
>> (verbatim) in your follow up email.
>> Also let us know when during the installation process the error occurs.
>> Thanks,
>> -steve
>> -- 
>> Steve Lianoglou
>> Graduate Student: Computational Systems Biology
>> | Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
>> | Weill Medical College of Cornell University
>> Contact Info: http://cbio.mskcc.org/~lianos/contact
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