[R-SIG-Mac] Transitioning from Mac to LInux?
Dr Eberhard W Lisse
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Thu Apr 2 10:17:45 CEST 2020
I do same, including Rstudio (Cask).
Once in a while after major updates I need to reinstall all my extra
packages, so I have written me a little script along the lines of
r <- getOption("repos")
r["CRAN"] <- "https://cloud.r-project.org/"
options(repos = r)
made it 0755 and can run it from the command line. Put it in my
handbook so I don't forget and never looked back.
On 02/04/2020 10:03 am, Rainer M Krug wrote:
> I am using Homebrew on a Mac (two Macs - one at home, one at work)
> instead of the official R package, and I did not have any problems
> after upgrades - maybe I am lucky, maybe not as picky in defining
> “problem”, but my suggestion would be to try R from homebrew to
> install R.
> OK - no support from here - I know.
> And homebrew has also binary versions. What is missing, is a hombrew
> R package repository. Maybe an idea to create one?
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