[Rd] R crashes when installing package from CRAN (PR#3399)

Duncan Murdoch dmurdoch at pair.com
Fri Jul 4 09:33:02 MEST 2003

On Fri, 4 Jul 2003 14:18:08 +0200 (MET DST), you wrote:

>Full_Name: Renaud Lancelot
>Version: 1.7.1.
>OS: MS Windows XP Pro
>Submission from: (NULL) (
>R crashes when installing package from CRAN (from the menu). The bug seems to be
>reproducible, at least on my system:
>1. Open R
>2. Install package from CRAN: install 1 package
>3. Back to R: delete file ("y" at the prompt) and wait till package is fully
>4. Go back to the menu "Install package from CRAN" then R crashes

This isn't reproducible on my system, also running XP Pro.  Can you
reproduce on a different machine?

Duncan Murdoch

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