[R] .Rprofile: Set package path for downloads
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Jul 6 15:45:15 CEST 2007
On Fri, 6 Jul 2007, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> On 7/6/2007 8:04 AM, Will wrote:
>> I'd like to configure my .Rprofile so that additional packages are
>> installed and loaded from my personal package repository (let's say
>> d:/R/MyPackages/). I am working with R 2.4.1 under Windows XP.
>> How do I do this?
> See the repos option in ?options, or ?setRepositories.
Do you think he really means that? A repository would need to be a
file:// URL, for a start, and people who know how to set one up have
surely read the manual.
My guess is he means a personal library, for which see the rw-FAQ.
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics, http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
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