[Rd] Package dependencies when submitting to CRAN: policies?

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Mon Mar 20 08:42:59 CET 2006

hadley wickham wrote:

> What is the policy for submitting packages that depend on external
> non-R code?  We'd like to add Rggobi2 to CRAN, but since the CRAN
> machine won't have GGobi, I wanted to check what the policy/procedures
> are.

I think it is worth to discuss this topic with the CRAN maintainers 
(hence Kurt Hornik, in particular).

I will come back to this in a separate thread off-list.

Uwe Ligges

> Regards,
> Hadley

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