[R] mountain lion install, error message

John Fox jfox at mcmaster.ca
Sat Feb 2 02:43:38 CET 2013

Dear Claire,

This error is due to a bug in the previous version of the Rcmdr package; it
is fixed in the current version on CRAN, version 1.9-4. Simply reinstall the
Rcmdr package from CRAN and verify that you have the correct version.

I hope this helps,

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> Subject: [R] mountain lion install, error message
> Hi, I have been trying to install R on my mac which is running mountain
> lion. It is partially working, but one error message I am getting is:
> Error in function ()  : object '.activeModel' not found.
> I cannot find anything on this by googling. It appears, for example,
> when I try to 'add observation statistics to data' under the 'models'
> menu in R commander.
> I wondered if anyone might have any idea what this could mean, and how I
> might try and fix my installation. I have installed the various
> recommended additional packages, and uninstalled and re-installed R
> around 5 times now. I have had exactly the same performance after each
> installation. I'm rather at a loss at where to turn next to get things
> working properly.
> Thanks.
> Claire.
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