[R] R installation

Chel Hee Lee chl948 at mail.usask.ca
Thu Dec 4 05:30:09 CET 2014

This question seems to be the problem specific to Ubuntu.  What if you 
post the message to <r-sig-debian at r-project.org>??  I hope you get 
answers from that mailing list.

Chel Hee Lee

On 12/02/2014 11:10 AM, VG wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I was having trouble with R i installed some time ago on my local ubuntu
> machine. So i removed R completely from my system in order to re install
> it. I used these commands to install R
> sudo apt-get install r-base r-base-dev
> Then on the terminal I typed which R:
> it returns
> /usr/bin/R
> When i launch R on the terminal by typing R it gives me this:
> */usr/bin/R: line 236: /usr/lib/R/etc/ldpaths: No such file or directory*
> R version 3.1.2 (2014-10-31) -- "Pumpkin Helmet"
> Copyright (C) 2014 The R Foundation for Statistical Computing
> Platform: i486-pc-linux-gnu (32-bit)
> R is free software and comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.
> You are welcome to redistribute it under certain conditions.
> Type 'license()' or 'licence()' for distribution details.
>    Natural language support but running in an English locale
> R is a collaborative project with many contributors.
> Type 'contributors()' for more information and
> 'citation()' on how to cite R or R packages in publications.
> Type 'demo()' for some demos, 'help()' for on-line help, or
> 'help.start()' for an HTML browser interface to help.
> Type 'q()' to quit R.
> *Warning: namespace ‘DESeq’ is not available and has been replacedby
> .GlobalEnv when processing object ‘data2*
> To fix "*/usr/bin/R: line 236: /usr/lib/R/etc/ldpaths: No such file or
> directory*"
> I went to
> */usr/lib/R/etc/ and did *
> *file ldpaths and it gave me*
> ldpaths: broken symbolic link to `/etc/R/ldpaths'
> How to fix this??
> Also I need to fix warning
> Regards
> Varun
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