[R] Using private libraries (was R and default library)

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Nov 20 19:53:50 CET 2002

There's an example in ?Startup with exactly this.
(If you don't see the point of R_LIBS, search for it in ?library.)

On Wed, 20 Nov 2002, Ronaldo Reis Jr. wrote:

> Hi,
> I have R installed in a system, but I need to install some packages as normal
> user on linux. Is possible to R use others library to get packages or one by
> one?
> Ex.
> I have some main package installed in /usr/lib/R/library
> And now I need to install my own packages in ~/R/library
> And I need to use the packages in main library and in my own library.
> Its possible?

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