[R] The setting of .Library.site in Rprofile.site doesn't take effect

Leon Yee yee.leon at gmail.com
Mon May 25 03:19:54 CEST 2009

Oh, sorry, my own fault. I had set a HOME evironmental variable,
and there was a .Rprofile in it, and the setting of .Library.site was
overriden there.


Leon Yee wrote:
> Dear R users,
>      I am trying to customize the .Library.site in the file
> etc/Rprofile.site under Windows XP, but it seems that the setting
> doesn't take effect. My setting is:
>      .Library.site <- "d:/site-library"
>      But after I lauched R 2.9.0, the value is always
> "d:/PROGRA~1/R/R-29~1.0/site-library"
>      Could anyone help explain what is the matter? Thanks.
> Best wishes,
> Leon

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