Can't Install 'tidyR' Package Into Oracle R V3.2, Fails Dependency On DBI Package (Doc ID 2232223.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Problem Description
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Can't install 'tidyR' package into Oracle R v3.2, fails dependency on DBI package. See error message below.

installing to /home/e9964263/R/x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu-library/3.2/dplyr/libs
** R
** data
*** moving datasets to lazyload DB
** inst
** preparing package for lazy loading
Error in loadNamespace(i, c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), versionCheck = vI[[i]]) :
  namespace ‘DBI’ 0.3.1 is already loaded, but >= 0.4.1 is required
ERROR: lazy loading failed for package ‘dplyr’
* removing ‘/home/e9964263/R/x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu-library/3.2/dplyr’

Cause

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