[R] Another failed attempt to install an R package in Ubuntu

Matti Pastell matti.pastell at helsinki.fi
Sat Jul 12 17:26:39 CEST 2008

Hello Miklos,
Do you have the "build-essential" package installed in Ubuntu? If not try
installing it, as it will install the basic tools needed for compiling
things from source. Also as Iain pointed out run R with "sudo R" from the
terminal if you want to install packages for all users i.e to


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