I cannot install tidy verse on my computer

* installing *source* package ‘broom’ ...
** package ‘broom’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked
** using staged installation
** R
** inst
** byte-compile and prepare package for lazy loading
Error in loadNamespace(j <- i[[1L]], c(lib.loc, .libPaths()), versionCheck = vI[[j]]) : 
  there is no package called ‘vctrs’
Calls: <Anonymous> ... loadNamespace -> withRestarts -> withOneRestart -> doWithOneRestart
Execution halted
ERROR: lazy loading failed for package ‘broom’
* removing ‘/Library/Frameworks/R.framework/Versions/4.0/Resources/library/broom’
Warning in install.packages :
  installation of package ‘broom’ had non-zero exit status

The downloaded source packages are in

You are not showing the complete error message, so I can't tell if this is the root issue but the error message you are showing is telling you that you are missing the vctrs package.

What happens if you try to install it separately? Do you get any error message?


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