[R] Clean Price of Bond : Can't install "RQuantLib" in R version 3.0.0

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu May 2 14:23:05 CEST 2013

On 02/05/2013 13:09, Katherine Gobin wrote:
> Dear Forum,
> I have R version 3.0.0 installed and need to install RQuantLib pacakge. I tried to install it from CRAN Mirror and I couldn't load it. I had saved the package i zip format and tried to install it locally but I am getting following error.

What is the name of the file you downloaded?   I am guessing it did not 
arrive with the name on the archive.

You seem to be using Windows without saying so.  The file for Windows is 

without (1) in the name.

>> utils:::menuInstallLocal()
> Error in read.dcf(file.path(pkgname, "DESCRIPTION"), c("Package", "Type")) :
>    cannot open the connection
> In addition: Warning message:
> In read.dcf(file.path(pkgname, "DESCRIPTION"), c("Package", "Type")) :
>    cannot open compressed file 'RQuantLib_0.3.10(1)/DESCRIPTION', probable reason 'No such file or directory'
> I need to install this package as I need to find out how the clean price of bond is arrived at?
> Kindly
>   guide
> Regards
> Katherine
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