[R] R crashes due to stats.dll

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Sun Mar 18 17:51:20 CET 2012

On 18.03.2012 01:15, Ted Stankowich wrote:
> Hello!
> I've been running a looped AIC analysis using several modules including
> ape, nlme, and MuMIn, and during one particularly long analysis, R (ver
> 2.14.12) crashes several minutes into the routine with the simple
> message "R for windows GUI front-end has stopped working". I'm using a
> brand new laptop with Windows 7, i7 processor, 8GB RAM. I've tried it on
> both the 64 bit and 32 bit versions of R. Using the 64 bit version, the
> analysis makes it through a few iterations before it crashes (maybe
> about 20-25 min into the test).
> The event viewer provides this information every time it crashes:
> Faulting application name: Rgui.exe, version: 2.142.58522.0, time stamp:
> 0x4f4e7196
> Faulting module name: stats.dll, version: 2.142.58522.0, time stamp:
> 0x4f4e72c0
> Exception code: 0xc0000005
> Does anyone have any idea what might be going wrong here?

Not unless you specify a minimal reproducible example that causes the 
crash, preferrably without using contribted packages. Otherwise the 
reason for the crash may be caused by them.

Uwe Ligges

> Thanks in advance!
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