[R] How to install R 2.5 with Synaptic in Ubuntu?
singularitaet at gmx.net
Wed Jul 4 11:01:16 CEST 2007
> to end of the entry making it:
> deb http://my.favorite.cran.mirror/bin/linux/ubuntu feisty main
> However after this it still complains that it can't find "packages.gz"
Just a guess: have you replaced the my.favorite.cran.mirror by a mirror
which is close to you? If you're in UK it would be for example
deb http://www.stats.bris.ac.uk/R/bin/linux/ubuntu feisty main
> It appears to be looking in
> which isn't the directory structure of the cran repository, but
> I can see anyway to modify this behaviour. Every other Ubuntu repositoy
> I have looked at contains the dists directory.
> Any suggestions for modifying this behaviour are gratefully recieved.
> Many thanks
> Mike Smith
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