[Rd] can you library(MASS) with R 1.9.0?
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu Mar 4 22:33:36 MET 2004
You need the version in src/contrib/1.9.0/Recommended on cran (and you do
for several other recommended packages).
tools/rsync-recommended should get you that version: is that how you are
As a check, MASS comes from VR version 7.2-0 in R-devel.
On Thu, 4 Mar 2004, A.J. Rossini wrote:
> I'm trying to track down a rather critical problem. This happens both
> on Debian's current unstable as well a from anoncvs built this
> morning, reinstalling MASS. Is anyone else seeing this or am I just
> broken and special?
> 609$ /home/Rdevel/bin/R
> R : Copyright 2004, The R Foundation for Statistical Computing
> Version 1.9.0 Under development (unstable) (2004-03-04), ISBN
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> > library(MASS)
> Error in loadNamespace(i[], c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), keep.source) :
> package 'mva' does not have a name space
> Error in library(MASS) : package/namespace load failed
> I want to know if it's just me.
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