R Installations

Installing and Managing R [In Progress]

This page isn’t quite ready, but the focus will be installing and managing R on Unix servers. For reproducible environments, the most critical step is installing R into a versioned directory!. By doing so, your system can support multiple versions of R and avoid unintentional R upgrades.

Instructions for building R from source and supporting multiple versions of R are available here.

This page also discusses the ways to customize R’s behavior through:

Current details are outlined here. Information on the system library is elaborated on the libraries page as well as this article.