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Can't install R with sudo apt-get install r-base

When I try to install R with sudo apt-get install r-base, it says Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. ...
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Multiline R commands are only partially shown in the command line history

I generally use R from the command line. However, this problem has been annoying me. When I use the up arrow to get a previous command, if that command was multiple lines, then R only shows the last ...
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Installing R and getting error

I am getting this error when installing R and did not get it before(was able to download it before but not anymore) I would appreciate any help as I am new to Ubuntu. Failed to fetch ...
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libjvm.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Trying to install the rJava package on R, on my 14.10 ubuntu, using this code if (!require(rJava)) install.packages('rJava') got few errors related to java including jni problems, after ...
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Compiling old versions of R (2.11 or older) on Ubuntu 13.10 (or newer)?

I am trying to compile an old version of R (2.11.1, specifically). "Why?", you might ask. Well, I have a program I am trying to run (that was not written by me, but I am hoping to use in my ...
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Rcmdr in R 3.0.1 asks to install rgl package everyime I open Rcmdr

I have installed R 3.0.1 in my Ubuntu 12.04 Laptop. I started R as root by sudo R, then installed Rcmdr package by the following command: install.packages("Rcmdr", dependencies = TRUE) but ...
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Trying to upgrade R, error message refers to 'unmet dependencies'

I tried following the directions in this post Installing latest version of R-base after several simpler techniques failed to upgrade my R (which is stuck on 3.0.2). Everything seems to have worked ...
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MpichCluster and R

i'm new in parallel computing, i need to use all CPU's resources from n desktop computers to execute an operation with R. I was seeing this documentation ...
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Can only install some R-Packages (Ubuntu 14.04 server)

I am trying to install the FastRWeb package for R on this Ubuntu server. I updated sources.list with: deb http://ftp.heanet.ie/mirrors/cran.r-project.org/bin/linux/ubuntu trusty/ I have tried both: ...
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gedit R plugin not working after upgrade to 13.10

I recently upgraded to 13.10, and my R plugin for gedit is no longer working. When I go to gedit->preferences->plugins and try to enable "R integration", I have little red error symbol and a message ...
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How to paste using middle mouse in rstudio running in linux?

How to enable the middle button mouse to paste in rstudio running in linux? My middle button mouse is working for pasting to R running in linux terminal.
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Trying to install R cmdr I get an unexpected error message. What's wrong?

The terminal states: Error in .chooseMirror(m, "CRAN", graphics, ind, useHTTPS) : could not find function "setNames" How do I fix this?
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RStudio on Ubuntu (GNOME): settings reset on launch

I have a HiDpi screen, and require the zoom setting to be at 200% within RStudio for it to be usable. Each time I launch the application from the launcher, however, the zoom setting is reset back to ...
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Multiple R installations… lost overview

I am running Ubuntu 14 and I am using R and R studio. I think the installation is at: /usr/bin/R Recently, I wanted to use the Jupyter Notebook to also run R in this kind of notebook in the ...
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Install readr in R and met dirty dependency tree

My Ubuntu and R versions: alvas@ubi:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty alvas@ubi:~$ R > ...
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Problem in installing packages in R

In R, I am trying to run - install.package('rattle') but terminal gives me following error - Error in .chooseMirror(m, "CRAN", graphics, ind, useHTTPS) : could not find function "setNames" R ...
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R - Warning: unable to access index for repository

Here is my OS details: $ uname -a Linux starbuck 3.2.0-92-generic #131-Ubuntu SMP Tue Oct 20 16:16:02 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Here is my R version: $ R --version R version 3.2.2 ...
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OpenGL sources: Libglu1-mesa-dev depends on libglu1-mesa (= 8.0.2-0ubuntu3) but 8.0.4-0ubuntu0.7 is to be installed

When trying to install an R package (rgl, which makes 3-D plots), R gives the following error: configure: error: missing required header GL/glu.h ERROR: configuration failed for package ‘rgl’ ...
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rpy2 installation errors

I am trying to install rpy2 but keep running into installation errors. I have found another post that had similar problems: ...
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How to set proxy settings for R so that i can update the packages in R?

I am using ubuntu 14.04.03 LTS(32-bit) and have R version 3.2.2 installed. I didn't remember either I have installed my R package as root or as normla user. Whenever I want to update/install any ...
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Unmet Dependencies of libc6 : Depends: libgcc1 but it is not going to be installed

Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y E: Cannot get debconf version. Is debconf installed? debconf: apt-extracttemplates failed: No such file or directory dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration ...
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package ‘tm.plugin.tags’ is not available (for R version 3.2.2) ubuntu 12.04

How to solve the issue? Full error is given below: install.packages("tm.plugin.webmining") Installing package into ‘/home/t328/R/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu-library/3.2’ (as ‘lib’ is unspecified) Warning: ...
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How to install ggtern, and missing packages on Ubuntu 14.04?

I am trying to install ggtern (R package) on Ubuntu 14.04. I had already seen a similar question here, but it didn't solve my problem. I get the following error messages: Warning messages: 1: In ...
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Trying to run an Rscript from the command line but I'm running into namespace errors

I'm fairly new to Linux and I'm running into some major problems. I'm trying to run an Rscript from the command line instead of RStudio on amazon EC2 ubuntu instance. My script makes use of couple of ...
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R installation problems with Rstudio

I have reinstalled the R version 3.0 to 3.1.2 in ubuntu, but I had some problems. When I open RStudio this is the message I get: R is not found A shared library (/usr/local/lib/R/lib/libR.so) not ...
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Rscript behaving differently when run from PHP exec and from command-line

Hi I'm running an Rscript with PHP exec and it is behaving strangely.......It launches R but throws an error at the following line:- ...