This is the R package `npRmpi' (NonpRmpiarametric Kernel Methods for Mixed Datatypes) written and maintained by Jeffrey S. Racine ( and co-authored by Tristen Hayfield


Presuming that a working implementation of MPI exists on the target machine, you can install the stable version on CRAN:

install.packages('npRmpi', dependencies = TRUE)

Or download the zip ball or tar ball, decompress and run R CMD INSTALL on it, or install then use the devtools package to install the development version:

library(devtools); install_github('R-Package-npRmpi', 'JeffreyRacine')

Note Windows users have to first install Rtools.

For more information on this project please visit the maintainer's website (