[Bioc-devel] linking to suggested package in documentation
Stephanie M. Gogarten
sdmorris at u.washington.edu
Thu May 17 17:16:16 CEST 2012
The package is installed on my system. If it is listed in the
"Suggests" field, I get the warning
* checking Rd cross-references ... WARNING
Missing link(s) in documentation object
If I move the "snpStats" package from "Suggests" to "Imports," that
warning goes away.
I can see why R would warn about documentation links to packages in
"Suggests", because if the package is not installed the link would be
broken. But I was wondering if there was a clever way to convince R CMD
check that packages in "Suggests" should be considered valid for
On 5/17/12 3:00 AM, bioc-devel-request at r-project.org wrote:
> Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 08:30:45 +0900 From: "Y-h. Taguchi"
> <tag at granular.com> To: bioc-devel at r-project.org Subject: Re:
> [Bioc-devel] linking to suggested package in documentation Message-ID:
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> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-2022-JP Dear Steohanie, 2012/5/17
> Stephanie M. Gogarten <sdmorris at u.washington.edu>:
>> > Is is possible to include a link to a package/function/class in the
>> > documentation if that package is only listed in "Suggests" rather than
>> > "Depends" or "Imports"?
> Yes, you can, but....
>> >I tried to do this, but I got a warning for a
>> > missing link during R CMD check.
> In order to run "R CMD check" properly, you need to install everything
> in Suggests","Depends" or "Imports" in your ssytem, since it tries to
> execute every example in vignette.
> Have you tried it?
> yours, tag.
>> > Stephanie
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