[R] problem of install.packages in windows (R 1.81)

Duncan Murdoch dmurdoch at pair.com
Tue Feb 24 21:57:53 CET 2004

On Tue, 24 Feb 2004 17:36:39 +0100, mrufino at cmima.csic.es wrote :

>Dear R users,
>I have a problem in the configuration of R:
>I just changed university, and my conection to the net is via a password, which 
>permits me to access the packages with no problem via the internet explorer 
>(version 6).

If you can get to CRAN and download packages, then you can just
download the .zip files (the compiled versions of the packages) to a
directory on your computer, and ask R to install them from there using
the menu option

 Packages | Install packages from local zip file

Duncan Murdoch

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