Upgrading RStudio Package Manager requires limited downtime. During an upgrade users will not be able to install packages. We recommend upgrading during a period of downtime.
The latest version is available on the download page along with release notes. The current version is available by running:
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Run the install command:
sudo gdebi <rstudio-pm-version.deb>
sudo yum install --nogpgcheck <rstudio-pm-version.rpm>
sudo zypper --no-gpg-checks install <rstudio-pm-version.rpm>
The new version of RStudio Package Manager will install on top of an earlier installation. Existing configuration settings are respected. During installation the RStudio Package Manager service is restarted.