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“Package dependencies cannot be resolved” - R project

I use R statistics ("r-base") on my computer and recently, by mistake, I ran the following command in terminal: sudo apt-get remove r-base-core Of course this removed R from my computer. To undo ...
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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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Can't install latest version of R on ARM Chromebook

So I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 through Crouton, and every time I install R it only installs v3.0.2. I've tried reinstalling it, using PPA, and other things but nothing's worked so far.
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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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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 http://lib....
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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 research)...
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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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How do I run R programs from Sublime text 2 in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

I have R programming environment in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I also have Sublime Text 2 and I want to run R programs in it. I don't have any IDE like RStudio and even I dont want to use them as I am just a ...
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Uninstalling R and some packages (CRAN, devtools, and GitHub)

I've been on Linux Ubuntu 16.04 LTS for a few weeks now, and I just went through a multi-step installation process of R. The process also included packages, such as CRAN, devtools, and GitHub. ...
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Shiny server systemctl fails at boot

I installed Shiny Server on my Ubuntu Mate 15.10 64bit. I can start the server without problem after boot by running manually the command sudo systemctl start shiny-server. I enabled the service to ...
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Compiling R - configure: error: cannot run C compiled programs while installing R-3.0.0

Compiling R root@rani:/media/626CAD/androidnetbeans/R-3.0.0# sudo bash ./configure checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu loading site script '....
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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 https://help.ubuntu.com/community/...
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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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Install vegan package for R via terminal command

Hi I want to install the vegan package for R via terminal command - so far I have this: This downloads the zipped file required (this part works) wget -O ~/file/downloads/vegan_2.3-5.tar.gz "http://...
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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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rpy2 installation errors

I am trying to install rpy2 but keep running into installation errors. I have found another post that had similar problems: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/27136523/rpy2-installation-error-os-linux-...
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Installing R on Ubuntu 14.04

I had R 3.3.0 on my machine. During the process of upgrading R, I had some problems. Now I'm getting the following error when I try to install R. yaseen@yaseen:~$ sudo apt-get install r-base Reading ...
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Bash script to display XKCD comic - crontab not executing

I wrote a bash script to display the current xkcd comic in my web browser (using the RXKCD package in R). I want to schedule this so that the current xkcd comic displays every morning at 8am when I ...
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Error while installing R's chron package

I am running R in ubuntu 14.04. Trying to install the package "chron" I get the following message: gcc -std=gnu99 -I/usr/share/R/include -DNDEBUG -fpic -g -O2 -fstack-protector --param=ssp-...
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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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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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Error while running Rscript using crontab

I am running an Rscript using crontab. In that Rscript command, I am trying to load googlesheets package using library(googlesheets). Note, I have already installed googlesheets package. I am getting ...
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How do I enable global menu for RStudio in 16.04?

I tried the solutions mentioned in this question but neither worked. RStudio version 0.99.896 on Ubuntu 16.04.
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R script cannot run on Ubuntu

I have an rhtml, which I would like to use on an Ubuntu server. I think, it cannot interpret my code, it gives output like this in browser: range<-max2-abs(min2) m[i,j]<-range } else{ range<-...
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Trying to install R generates unmet dependencies in Ubuntu 14.04

I've followed the instalation of R (first r-base) as I always did - adding mirror, genereate the correct key, then sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get install. But now I'm getting unmet dependencies ...
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installation of package ‘igraph’ had non-zero exit status

install.packages("igraph") Installing package(s) into ‘/usr/local/lib/R/site-library’ (as ‘lib’ is unspecified) --- Please select a CRAN mirror for use in this session --- Loading Tcl/Tk interface ... ...
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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 browser....
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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: ...