[Rd] R crashes when installing package from CRAN (PR#3399)
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Jul 4 20:00:52 MEST 2003
It is not reproducible on either on my XP systems, either.
On Fri, 4 Jul 2003, Renaud Lancelot wrote:
> Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> > 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) (184.108.40.206)
> >>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
> I just reproduced it on a system where Win XP Pro was just installed
> (from scrash) and where I installed R for the purpose of testing the
> error. I did not install DrMingw yet and cannot give more precision. I
> am connected to the Interned with an ADSL modem.
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