Re: Keep on getting message errors when trying to install and load packages 2
> On Sep 20, 2017, at 7:26 AM, Paul Bernal <[hidden email]> wrote:
> Dear all,
> Is it normal for R to store installed packages in paths like the following?
Yes. Packages are first built or unpacked in a temporary directory and then moved to their "final resting place", assuming that yours has the needed permissions.
This is all explained in the R Admin/Install document which is part of every distribution these days: