Could not find svmRadial function

Hmm, I'm not sure how to reproduce your error.

svmRadial is a method in caret, not a function, so I'm not sure why you'd be getting that error (example from SO thread, below):

#> Loading required package: lattice
#> Loading required package: ggplot2

TrainData <- iris[,1:4]
TrainClasses <- iris[,5]

out1 <- train(TrainData, TrainClasses, method = "svmRadial")
#> [1] "ksvm"
#> attr(,"package")
#> [1] "kernlab"

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