Installing R with Homebrew with all the capabilities

As I explained in my previous post if you installed R with Homebrew you have less capabilities than with a R installed from CRAN's binary. But, can you have all the capabilities while you still use Homebrew to install R? Yes! However... why you bother to install it with Homebrew at all instead of installing…Read more Installing R with Homebrew with all the capabilities

Updating Homebrew, R and Python pip packages + Ruby Gems + macOS

Update Monday 2nd of April 2018: I decided to add to this post how to update the RubyGems since they are a key feature of Jekyll. Update Thursday, 19th of April 2018 11.00 UTC+3: I added info about how to update on the CLI the App Store Apps and macOS software updates. In the post…Read more Updating Homebrew, R and Python pip packages + Ruby Gems + macOS

Updating to R 3.4.4 “Someone to Lean On”

Just today yesterday Last Thursday –took me more that I expected to have a moment to write finish this post– R was updated to 3.4.4 and this new released is called "Someone to Lean On", which is –as all the rest are– a reference to Peanuts comic. These are the released notes: NEW FEATURES: Sys.timezone() tries more heuristics…Read more Updating to R 3.4.4 “Someone to Lean On”

Install R 100% Homebrew Edition With OpenBlas & OpenMP – My Version

Update Friday, 10th of May 2018: If you want to install R with all the capabilities you need to read this post too, and perhaps this one too. Update Tuesday, 27th of March 2018: I just found out that seems you don't just need to run sudo R CMD javareconf to configure Java an R,…Read more Install R 100% Homebrew Edition With OpenBlas & OpenMP – My Version