"No such file" during install attempt

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halec's picture
Joined: 12/10/2012

My install attempt on Windows 7 using R 2.15.1 is failing with the message below. Can you suggest solutions? Thanks!

> source('http://openmx.psyc.virginia.edu/getOpenMx.R')
trying URL 'http://openmx.psyc.virginia.edu/packages/bin/windows/contrib/2.15/OpenMx_1.3.2-2301.zip'
Content type 'application/zip' length 7964184 bytes (7.6 Mb)
opened URL
downloaded 7.6 Mb

Error in read.dcf(file.path(pkgname, "DESCRIPTION"), c("Package", "Type")) :
cannot open the connection
In addition: Warning messages:
1: In unzip(zipname, exdir = dest) : error 1 in extracting from zip file
2: In read.dcf(file.path(pkgname, "DESCRIPTION"), c("Package", "Type")) :
cannot open compressed file 'OpenMx/DESCRIPTION', probable reason 'No such file or directory'

NadineFD's picture
Joined: 12/11/2012
same problem

I have the same problem after updating to R 2.15.2.

mspiegel's picture
Joined: 07/31/2009
Oops. I must have configured

Oops. I must have configured something incorrectly when I built OpenMx on my new Windows environment. Try it again at around 12:30 EST today (12/11), I'm rebuilding the binary now on my old laptop.

NadineFD's picture
Joined: 12/11/2012
It's working now

Thank you!