Hi, I am stuck with this issue of downloading the "htmlwidgets" package. Please help me figure it out. The output attached. Yes, I tried downloading "Rtools", but also failed.
> install.packages('htmlwidgets') WARNING: Rtools is required to build R packages but is not currently installed. Please download and install the appropriate version of Rtools before proceeding: https://cran.rstudio.com/bin/windows/Rtools/ Installing package into ‘C:/Users/XXX/Documents/R/win-library/4.0’ (as ‘lib’ is unspecified) also installing the dependency ‘htmltools’ There are binary versions available but the source versions are later: binary source needs_compilation htmltools 0.5.2 0.5.4 TRUE htmlwidgets 1.5.4 1.6.1 FALSE Binaries will be installed trying URL 'https://cran.rstudio.com/bin/windows/contrib/4.0/htmltools_0.5.2.zip' Content type 'application/zip' length 347438 bytes (339 KB) downloaded 339 KB package ‘htmltools’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked The downloaded binary packages are in C:\Users\XXX\AppData\Local\Temp\Rtmp0kND0g\downloaded_packages installing the source package ‘htmlwidgets’ trying URL 'https://cran.rstudio.com/src/contrib/htmlwidgets_1.6.1.tar.gz' Content type 'application/x-gzip' length 868433 bytes (848 KB) downloaded 848 KB * installing *source* package 'htmlwidgets' ... ** package 'htmlwidgets' successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked ** using staged installation ** R ** inst ** byte-compile and prepare package for lazy loading Error in loadNamespace(i, c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), versionCheck = vI[[i]]) : namespace 'htmltools' 0.5.2 is being loaded, but >= 0.5.4 is required Calls: <Anonymous> ... withCallingHandlers -> loadNamespace -> namespaceImport -> loadNamespace Execution halted ERROR: lazy loading failed for package 'htmlwidgets' * removing 'C:/Users/XXX/Documents/R/win-library/4.0/htmlwidgets' Warning in install.packages : installation of package ‘htmlwidgets’ had non-zero exit status The downloaded source packages are in ‘C:\Users\XXX\AppData\Local\Temp\Rtmp0kND0g\downloaded_packages’ > install.packages("Rtools") WARNING: Rtools is required to build R packages but is not currently installed. Please download and install the appropriate version of Rtools before proceeding: https://cran.rstudio.com/bin/windows/Rtools/ Installing package into ‘C:/Users/XXX/Documents/R/win-library/4.0’ (as ‘lib’ is unspecified) Warning in install.packages : package ‘Rtools’ is not available for this version of R A version of this package for your version of R might be available elsewhere, see the ideas at https://cran.r-project.org/doc/manuals/r-patched/R-admin.html#Installing-packages