[R] Install from source

Thomas Lumley tlumley at u.washington.edu
Thu Feb 8 23:29:26 CET 2001

On Thu, 8 Feb 2001, Daniel A. Powers wrote:

> R -users --
> I am new to R and trying to create Jim Lindsay's Nonlinear Regression and
> Repeated Measures libraries. I have tried
> R CMD INSTALL file.tgz
> R says...
> ERROR: cannot extract package from file.tgz 
> I have also tried build.

  R INSTALL file.tgz
but at least some of Jim Lindsey's packages won't install in .tgz form, so
you may need to untar it first. 


Thomas Lumley			Asst. Professor, Biostatistics
tlumley at u.washington.edu	University of Washington, Seattle

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