[R] upgrading r-base

Rolf Turner rolf.turner at xtra.co.nz
Wed Feb 27 01:53:24 CET 2013

Have you looked at the instructions at the URL which Sarah Goslee
drew to the attention of the list on 19 July 2012?
> There's a special README for Ubuntu to help you get the current version.
> http://cran.r-project.org/bin/linux/ubuntu/README
You probably need to modify your /etc/apt/sources.list file in the
manner suggested in those instructions.


         Rolf Turner

On 02/27/2013 10:16 AM, Dave Mitchell wrote:
> I'm trying to install R 2.15 on an Ubuntu server.  I'm getting the "depends
> .... but it's not going to be installed" error messages I've seen people
> write about, but never solve.  I've attached a screen shot, if that helps.
> Has anyone seen (and solved) these updating issues?  I find it hard to
> believe that everyone using Ubuntu server is an R version behind.  Thanks
> for your time.

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