[Rd] Re: dse package - load failure

Paul Gilbert pgilbert at bank-banque-canada.ca
Tue Jun 10 14:38:24 MEST 2003

Is this on Windows with R 1.7.0 as originally release? There is a know 
problem with bundles in that case (and a work around), although the 
error message you are reporting is not the one I have seen reported before.

Paul Gilbert

Diethelm Wuertz wrote:
> Dear Paul,
> Hello R Maintainers,
> I'm for the first time here and I hope its the right place to give the
> following information:
> The contributed R-package "dse" fails to be loaded from the menu button(s).
> The reason is that it contains 4 sub-packages, dse1, dse2 ..., so the
> DESCRIPTION file cannot be found. - One has to load it manually!  -
> Try it ... - It is possible to correct this? Many thanks.
> Diethelm
>  > install.packages(choose.files('',filters=Filters[c('zip','All'),]), 
> .libPaths()[1], CRAN = NULL)
> Error in file(file, "r") : unable to open connection
> In addition: Warning message:
> cannot open file `dse/DESCRIPTION'

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