[R] Which packages are incompatible with 64-bit R?
murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Fri Oct 19 14:22:05 CEST 2012
On 19/10/2012 8:10 AM, Alexander Shenkin wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Despite the pain of migrating to 64-bit R (I have to install 64-bit Office also due to RODBC), I'm considering making the leap due to memory issues. Is there any place that lists packages that are 64-bit incompatible? Or, will I just have to march through all my packages and check them one-by-one on CRAN?
An approximation to that is to call
available.packages(type="win.binary") on both versions, and compare the
lists. Packages may fail to appear for reasons other than
incompatibility, but incompatible packages won't be available in binary
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