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c2d4u and RRutter Ubuntu PPA Updates

March 14, 2014 | The Ubuntu R Blog

On January 27, 2014 Raring Ringtail (13.04) reached end of life. I have been slowly removing the Raring repositories from the RRutter PPA, c2d4u PPA, and CRAN. I think I have most of that cleaned up, so there is no longer support for R in Raring from... [Read more...]

Cran2deb4ubuntu: An Update for 2014

January 5, 2014 | The Ubuntu R Blog

I have been a little quiet on the update front for the past few months, so I thought I would give a quick update as 2014 begins. Between increased responsibilities at work (pseudo-department chair) and some family health issues, work on cran2deb4ubunt... [Read more...]

Moving to R 3.0.0 on Ubuntu

March 27, 2013 | The Ubuntu R Blog

As you may (or may not) be aware of, R 3.0.0 is scheduled to be released on April 3rd. Since this is a major release and there may be some growing pains (but I hope not) in the move 3.0.0, here is some information about how I will handle R 3.0.0 on CR... [Read more...]

rjags Updated and Numbering Corrected

September 21, 2012 | The Ubuntu R Blog

On September 18th, Martyn Plummer updated rjags. Normally, this wouldn't be a big deal, but a question came across the R-sig-debian mailing list about the package at the same time, and I noticed that my Ubuntu 12.04 (precise) machine was using version... [Read more...]

Installing RStan in Ubuntu

September 3, 2012 | The Ubuntu R Blog

Based on RStan Getting Started R packages Assuming you have the most up to date version of R, the following packages need to be installed. This assumes you have the c2d4u PPA available. See here for more information. sudo apt-get install r-cran-... [Read more...]

R 2.15.1 Available

June 24, 2012 | The Ubuntu R Blog

Ubuntu packages for the latest release of R are now available on CRAN and RutteR PPA. If you have either repository installed, Ubuntu should have updated R automatically. If you do not have either repository isnallted, see the Installing R tab above.... [Read more...]

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