[R] Installing spdep

Roger D. Peng rpeng at jhsph.edu
Mon Jan 5 16:55:46 CET 2004

maptools is a CRAN package.  You need to install that first (using 
install.packages() for example).


Suzanne E. Blatt wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am trying to install the package 'spdep' and get the following error message when I invoke library(spdep) at the R prompt:
> Error in loadNamespace(i, c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), keep.source)
>     There is no package called 'maptools'
> Error in library(spdep) : package/namespace load failed
> I get this if I try to install 'on the fly' AND if I download directly from the download mirror (http://probability.ca/cran/) and then install inside my terminal (in superuser of course).
> Any thoughts on where I can get 'maptools' or why it can't seem to locate it if it is indeed on my machine?
> Thanks,
> Suzanne
> ______________________________________________
> R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
> https://www.stat.math.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
> PLEASE do read the posting guide! http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html

More information about the R-help mailing list