[R] alternative of package parallel for R 3.0

Marc Schwartz marc_schwartz at me.com
Wed Jul 10 22:43:10 CEST 2013

On Jul 10, 2013, at 3:29 PM, Jie <jimmycloud at gmail.com> wrote:

> Dear All,
> I would like to use parApply in "parallel" to do parallel computing.
> But after I updated to the new version of R, I got the message like
> "Warning message: package ‘parallel’ is not available (for R version 3.0.0) "
> Any people has the same issue? I know there are some other packages
> but which has a similar way to implement it? Thank you.
> Best wishes,
> Jie

parallel is part of the standard R distribution and has been since R version 2.14.0, almost two years ago. You just need:

> require(parallel)
Loading required package: parallel


Marc Schwartz

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