Jean Zay, pre-/post-processing: R


R is a free software for data processing and statistical analysis.

Installed version

  • R 3.6.0: It requires gcc/9.1.0.


Product R may be accessed through the module command. Note that only one version of R is available:

$ module avail r

Moreover, it can only be used in one environment using gcc/9.1.0 as is shown in the display command output of module:

$ module display r
module-whatis {R is 'GNU S', a freely available language and environment for statistical computing
 and graphics which provides a wide variety of statistical and graphical techniques: linear and
 nonlinear modelling, statistical tests, time series analysis, classification, clustering, etc.
 Please consult the R project homepage for further information.}
prereq        gcc/9.1.0
conflict      r
Available software environment(s):
- gcc/9.1.0
If you wish to use this module with another software environment,
please contact the support team.

To use R, you simply need to load the corresponding module:

$ module load r
Loading r/3.6.0
  Loading requirement: gcc/9.1.0
$ module list
Currently Loaded Modulefiles:
 1) gcc/9.1.0   2) r/3.6.0