Hi. I am new to R and Rstudio. I have been trying to install Blob package in my Rstudio. However it is showing Lazy loading failed error and installation of package 'blob' had non-zero exit status warning. I have tried different ways of installing this package by referring the net. Still no use. Its driving me crazy. Somebody pls help.
OS - Windows 10 - 64 Bit version
R - 3.4.2
R-Studio : 1.1.463
Console status for your reference:
> # Compute key marketing indicators using SQL language > library(sqldf) Loading required package: RSQLite Error: package or namespace load failed for ‘RSQLite’ in loadNamespace(j <- i[[1L]], c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), versionCheck = vI[[j]]): there is no package called ‘blob’ Error: package ‘RSQLite’ could not be loaded In addition: Warning messages: 1: package ‘sqldf’ was built under R version 3.4.4 2: package ‘RSQLite’ was built under R version 3.4.4 > install.packages(c("RSQLite", "blob")) Installing packages into ‘C:/Users/Vigneshwaran/Documents/R/win-library/3.4’ (as ‘lib’ is unspecified) also installing the dependencies ‘ellipsis’, ‘rlang’, ‘vctrs’ There are binary versions available but the source versions are later: binary source needs_compilation ellipsis 0.1.0 0.3.1 TRUE rlang 0.3.4 0.4.6 TRUE vctrs 0.1.0 0.3.1 TRUE RSQLite 2.1.1 2.2.0 TRUE blob 1.1.1 1.2.1 FALSE Binaries will be installed trying URL 'https://cran.rstudio.com/bin/windows/contrib/3.4/ellipsis_0.1.0.zip' Content type 'application/zip' length 30847 bytes (30 KB) downloaded 30 KB trying URL 'https://cran.rstudio.com/bin/windows/contrib/3.4/rlang_0.3.4.zip' Content type 'application/zip' length 1080437 bytes (1.0 MB) downloaded 1.0 MB trying URL 'https://cran.rstudio.com/bin/windows/contrib/3.4/vctrs_0.1.0.zip' Content type 'application/zip' length 499748 bytes (488 KB) downloaded 488 KB trying URL 'https://cran.rstudio.com/bin/windows/contrib/3.4/RSQLite_2.1.1.zip' Content type 'application/zip' length 2097863 bytes (2.0 MB) downloaded 2.0 MB package ‘ellipsis’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked package ‘rlang’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked package ‘vctrs’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked package ‘RSQLite’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked The downloaded binary packages are in C:\Users\Vigneshwaran\AppData\Local\Temp\Rtmp2nztME\downloaded_packages installing the source package ‘blob’ trying URL 'https://cran.rstudio.com/src/contrib/blob_1.2.1.tar.gz' Content type 'application/x-gzip' length 10099 bytes downloaded 10099 bytes * installing *source* package 'blob' ... ** package 'blob' successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked ** R ** preparing package for lazy loading Error in loadNamespace(i, c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), versionCheck = vI[[i]]) : namespace 'vctrs' 0.1.0 is being loaded, but >= 0.2.1 is required ERROR: lazy loading failed for package 'blob' * removing 'C:/Users/Vigneshwaran/Documents/R/win-library/3.4/blob' Warning in install.packages : running command '"C:/PROGRA~1/R/R-34~1.2/bin/x64/R" CMD INSTALL -l "C:\Users\Vigneshwaran\Documents\R\win-library\3.4" C:\Users\VIGNES~1\AppData\Local\Temp\Rtmp2nztME/downloaded_packages/blob_1.2.1.tar.gz' had status 1 Warning in install.packages : installation of package ‘blob’ had non-zero exit status The downloaded source packages are in ‘C:\Users\Vigneshwaran\AppData\Local\Temp\Rtmp2nztME\downloaded_packages’