[GRASSweb-list]markus: web/statsgrass grass_r_insthints.html,1.1,1.2

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Thu Oct 31 09:41:13 EST 2002

Author: markus

Update of /grassrepository/web/statsgrass
In directory doto:/tmp/cvs-serv15055

Modified Files:
Log Message:
draft MS-Win additions

Index: grass_r_insthints.html
RCS file: /grassrepository/web/statsgrass/grass_r_insthints.html,v
retrieving revision 1.1
retrieving revision 1.2
diff -u -d -r1.1 -r1.2
--- grass_r_insthints.html	31 Oct 2002 14:15:58 -0000	1.1
+++ grass_r_insthints.html	31 Oct 2002 14:41:11 -0000	1.2
@@ -69,20 +69,30 @@
  - GRASS/R interface from Roger Bivand (there is one version running both
    under UN*X and MS-Windows)
+Note: Installing R contribution packages requires that Perl 5.005 or later be
 In general GRASS under Cygwin will connect to R for MS-Windows.
 For the installation of R software please refer to the R web site.
 Installation of the GRASS/R interface:
-   1. ADD
-   2. ADD
+ - Instead of '/usr/bin/R' use 'Rcmd'
+ - See command above (UN*X part).
-NOTE 1: When using the interface, ignore (if appearing) strange error messages
-which are generated by the GRASS/R interface.
+NOTE 0: Enjoy the <a href=http://cran.at.r-project.org/bin/windows/contrib/rw-FAQ.html>R/Windows FAQ</a>
+NOTE 1: When using the GRASS/R interface, ignore (if appearing) strange error messages
+        which are generated by the GRASS/R interface.
 NOTE 2: We also succeeded to run R in GRASS on Cygwin in batch mode.
 [Useful link? http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/Rtools/]
+Once the GRASS/R interface reaches the standard contrib space on the R web
+site, the options() command and install.packages() will work and simplify
+the installation.
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