I recently had to clear my hard drive on my macbook pro, and had to re-download R and R Studio (eggshell igloo). I installed the rmarkdown package. When I try to open a new rmarkdown document, I get this message:
"Creating R Markdown documents requires updated version of the following packages: caTools, bitops, rprojroot. Do you want to install these packages now?"
No one else I know using R has gotten this message. I cannot find any evidence that these packages are related to r markdown, and am hesitant to update them especially since I just had a virus on my computer. Has anyone else using eggshell igloo gotten this? Any recommendations?
*the IT department at my school recommended I just delete and re-download R and R Studio, but thought I'd ask here first!