[Rd] Cannot install some packages (PR#13559)

robert.peck1 at myfairpoint.net robert.peck1 at myfairpoint.net
Sat Feb 28 15:50:04 CET 2009

Full_Name: Robert Peck
Version: 2.8.1
OS: XP Home
Submission from: (NULL) (

There are some packages that I cannot install on my PC.

Example: LearnBayes

The following output is sent back:

> utils:::menuInstallPkgs()
trying URL 'http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/languages/R/CRAN/bin/windows/contrib/2.8/LearnBayes_2.0.zip'
Content type 'application/zip' length 379068 bytes (370 Kb)
opened URL
downloaded 370 Kb

package 'LearnBayes' successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked
Error in normalizePath(path) : 
  path[1]: The system cannot find the file specified

   I have reinstalled R several times and tried different mirror sites.

   Robert Peck

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