[R] Installing "Blotter"and "Rtools"in R

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Tue May 26 19:28:34 CEST 2015

On May 26, 2015, at 6:29 AM, nmrql wrote:

> HI, Im trying to install the "blotter" package in R however I get the
> following message:


> Warning in install.packages :
>  package ‘blotter’ is not available (for R version 3.2.0)

I do not see it in the list of packages available from CRAN.
> I have been told to first install the "Rtools" package, which gives me the
> same message.

Rtools is a set of Windows utilities. I don't think it's possible to be installed from an R console session.

> I also believe that there is a way to install Rtools directly from the
> website: "http://cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/Rtools/" However  do not
> know how to do this.



> Any help would be much aprreciated?
> Thanks
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David Winsemius
Alameda, CA, USA

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