[R] setting the R_Libs gives warning message from Rgui.exe

Daren Tan daren76 at hotmail.com
Fri Dec 12 04:20:41 CET 2008

I keep getting the error message and a pop-up window for selecting CRAN mirror server from Rgui.exe after setting the R_Libs
Warning in install.packages(necessary[!installed], dep = T) :
  argument 'lib' is missing: using 'D:/Program Files/R/R-2.8.0.libs'
--- Please select a CRAN mirror for use in this session ---
Error in contrib.url(repos, type) : 
I set the command for Rgui.exe to be 
"D:\Program Files\R\R-2.8.0\bin\Rgui.exe" --no-restore --no-save --max-mem-size  2000MB R_LIBS="D:/Program Files/R/R-2.8.0.libs"
> sessionInfo()
R version 2.8.0 (2008-10-20) 
LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252;LC_CTYPE=English_United States.1252;LC_MONETARY=English_United States.1252;LC_NUMERIC=C;LC_TIME=English_United States.1252
attached base packages:
[1] stats     graphics  grDevices datasets  utils     methods   base     
other attached packages:
[1] qvalue_1.1
loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
[1] tools_2.8.0

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