R is a programming language and software environment for statistical computing and graphics. R provides various statistical and graphical techniques, including linear and nonlinear modeling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, and graphical data representation. It also has a large and active community of users and developers, who have created a vast library of packages that extend the functionality of the base R system.
In this article, we will explain to you how to install R on Debian 10.
- Update and upgrade the package index.
# sudo apt update
# sudo apt -y upgrade
- Install R by running the following command.
# sudo apt install r-base
- Verify the R installation.
# R --version