[R] mvtnorm problems (II)

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Wed Apr 14 16:29:43 CEST 2004

"Jose A. Andres" wrote:
> Thanks a lot for your help!
> Obviously I've tried to load it before by using the install.packages
> function but it didn't work. This is what I got
> > install.packages("mvtnorm")
> trying URL `http://cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/1.7/PACKAGES'
> Content type `text/plain; charset=iso-8859-1' length 12485 bytes
> opened URL
> downloaded 12Kb
> Warning message:
> No package "mvtnorm" on CRAN. in: download.packages(pkgs, destdir = tmpd,
> available = available,
> >
> I do not get what I am doing wrong...

Your R version is rather outdated (you haven't told us the version
number, nor your OS). 
There is only an outdated version of mvtnorm (0.6-3) that passed the
checks for R-1.7.x. You can get that outdated one from

I'd suggest to upgrade to R-1.9.0.

Uwe Ligges

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