[Rd] Graphical option to update.packages in development version (build of the 2011-07-31 r56569) for Windows not working properly
mark_difford at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Aug 4 16:24:18 CEST 2011
The problem noted in the subject-line has been a problem in the last three
development versions of R for Windows that I have downloaded and tested, the
most recent of them being a version I downloaded this morning.
Update.packages() using the graphical option, i.e. called as
does not work as it should, but presents a list of all of the installed
packages, regardless of version/time-stamp.
works as it should.
R Under development (unstable) (2011-07-31 r56569)
Platform: x86_64-pc-mingw32/x64 (64-bit)
 LC_COLLATE=English_South Africa.1252 LC_CTYPE=English_South Africa.1252
 LC_MONETARY=English_South Africa.1252 LC_NUMERIC=C
 LC_TIME=English_South Africa.1252
attached base packages:
 stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
Mark Difford (Ph.D.)
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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