ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Feb 7 15:20:03 CET 2003

It needs package DBI: do you have that installed too?
See the dependency list for RMySQL in its DESCRIPTION file.

On Fri, 7 Feb 2003, Jörg Peter Baresel wrote:

> Being relatively new to R, I want to use R in connection with a MySQL database. 
> After installing (apparently sucessfully) the package RMySQL (R Version 1.6.2)
> the result is as follows:
> > library(RMySQL)
> > con <- dbConnect(MySQL(), dbname= "test")
> Error: couldn't find function "dbConnect"

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