[R] R 2.14.2 - Installation problem - could not load lattice

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Sat Nov 16 17:26:29 CET 2013

On 16.11.2013 09:36, Yael Inbar wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm new to R, and have a problem related to spss integration with R (but is
> actually related to the R installation):
> I have windows 8, 64bit, and installed R 2.14.2, and then the R plug in for
> spss (spss version 21).
> When I tried to run somthing in spss, I got the following error messgae:
> Error in loadNamespace(i, c(lib.loc, .libPaths())) :
> there is no package called 'lattice'
> Installing package(s) into 'C:/Program
> Files/IBM/SPSS/Statistics/21/extensions'
> (as 'lib' is unspecified)
> I unserstood that lattice should come with the default installation, and
> that this messgae indicates that something went wrong with the installation,
> but after uninstalling and re-installing I got the same thing... I have some
> suspicion that this might be related to 32/64 bit. When I downloaded R I
> took the default installation suggestion and this downloaded both 32 and 64.
> Could it be the case?

Probably not, but version R-2.14.2 is ancient and hence unsupported.
If SPSS requires it, please contact your SPSS support for help.

Uwe Ligges

> Any help would be very much appreciated!!!!
> Yael
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