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Old 10-16-2007, 09:51 AM   #1
vital_101
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Installing R on CentOS 4.5


Hey everyone,

For work I'm supposed be installing R (stats program) and using JRI to communicate with it from Java. However, I can't get R installed on our sever. The server is running CentOS 4.5, and when I do:
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sudo yum install R
I get nothing. I also tried to install it from an RPM package, but it couldn't satisfy dependencies. I tried to install the dependencies, only to need more dependencies[dependency hell]. Is there a quick way to install R using Yum? If not, any ideas?
 
Old 10-16-2007, 10:24 AM   #2
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I guess you need to add the appropriate repo in your repository list. Visit http://cran.r-project.org/ select the proper mirror and add it in your repository list, then after refreshing you can yum install R.

I can't be more precise as I always used debian-based distro.
 
  


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