[R] unable to load Hmisc in R 2.14.0

Jacob Wegelin jacobwegelin at fastmail.fm
Thu Nov 10 20:32:40 CET 2011

On my MacBook Pro (OS 10.6.8), after updating to R version 2.14.0 (2011-10-31) and reinstalling the Hmisc package, I am unable to load the Hmisc library.

Hmisc was working *before* I updated R.

Any idea what's wrong?

Details below.

> install.packages("Hmisc", dependencies=TRUE)
trying URL
Content type 'application/x-gzip' length 1457353 bytes (1.4 Mb)
opened URL
downloaded 1.4 Mb

The downloaded packages are in
> library(Hmisc)
Error in dyn.load(file, DLLpath = DLLpath, ...) :
   unable to load shared object
6): Library not loaded:
   Referenced from:
   Reason: image not found
Error: package/namespace load failed for ‘Hmisc’
> sessionInfo()
R version 2.14.0 (2011-10-31)
Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin9.8.0/x86_64 (64-bit)

[1] en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8/C/en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8

attached base packages:
[1] splines   stats     graphics  grDevices utils     datasets  methods

other attached packages:
[1] survival_2.36-10

loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
[1] cluster_1.14.1 grid_2.14.0    lattice_0.20-0 psych_1.1.11

Jacob A. Wegelin
Assistant Professor
Department of Biostatistics
Virginia Commonwealth University
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