[Rd] 1.9 contrib archive for win needed

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Fri Oct 10 00:17:33 MEST 2003

On Fri, Oct 10, 2003 at 12:06:06AM -0400, Vincent Carey wrote:
> in 1.9 for windows,
> contrib.url(getOption("CRAN"))
> names a non-existent resource; the
> contrib/1.9 directory needs to be
> made and populated on CRAN

Err -- Knowing no better way to see how $CRAN/src/contrib changes, I keep a
browser window on http://cran.us.r-project.org/src/contrib/?M=D -- and it
started to show it yesterday.  In effect this URL works just fine:

Were you pointing to a mirror that's lagging behind?


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