[Rd] Building packages
b.rowlingson at lancaster.ac.uk
Fri Dec 7 17:43:54 CET 2007
Oleg Sklyar wrote:
> If I am not mistaken R CMD build builds the package temporarily and uses
> that build to build the vignette, so where is the problem? All my
> vignettes build fine on both Linux and Windows and on Windows you
> actually see that running R CMD build --binary builds the source code
> two times - exactly for the above purposes.
Ah ha. I'm building as a user and so I've been installing into a
private library: ~/Rlibs. Hence my vignette has had
library(foo,lib="~/Rlibs"). I was unaware that it would get the
currently-being-built package in a library of its own! Thanks!
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