> Dear friends,
> I recently installed the following R version:
> R version 3.5.0 (2018-04-23) -- "Joy in Playing"
> Copyright (C) 2018 The R Foundation for Statistical Computing
> Platform: x86_64-w64-mingw32/x64 (64-bit)
> However, when trying to install package lubridate (it also happened when I
> tried to install the forecast package), the following error message popped
> Error: package or namespace load failed for ‘lubridate’ in loadNamespace(i,
> c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), versionCheck = vI[[i]]):
> there is no package called ‘stringi’
> Does anyone know how to solve this problem?
You need to install the stringi package first. Normally that is done
automatically, but sometimes suitable versions are not available, and it
needs to be done manually.