[R] running R on netbooks/minis?

Esmail esmail.js at gmail.com
Sun May 3 14:54:08 CEST 2009

Erin Hodgess wrote:
> Dear R People:
> Is it possible to run R on a netbook/mini, please?

I have run this in my MSI Wind w/ 2GB RAM under XP and also
Linux (in VirtualBox) w/o problems - though of course it's
much slower than on a 'real' desktop or laptop :-) The Atom
processor's forte is not speed, but frugal power consumption.


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