[R-SIG-Mac] R installation on 32-bit Mac OS X

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Nov 22 07:48:11 CET 2013

On 22/11/2013 01:15, Ann Summy wrote:
> Why are there separate Mac-GUI-* installation files when the R* pkg files
> contain the R-app GUI already?  I'm looking in this directory
> http://cran.r-project.org/bin/macosx/old/.

You missed http://cran.r-project.org/bin/macosx/old/index-old.html .
> Or is the more appropriate question, what is the difference between Mac-GUI
> and R-app GUI?

The Mac-GUI tarballs are sources: the R.app sources are not part of the 
R sources.

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See the posting guide, which asked you not to do that.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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