[Rd] R CMD check should check date in description
h.wickham at gmail.com
Sat Apr 5 00:13:22 CEST 2008
> > To clarify, do you mean you have decided not to provide a date field
> > in the DESCRIPTION file? If so, would you mind elaborating why?
> Sure: The date of what?
That's a good question. Another possible solution would be to remove
(or down-weight the importance of) the date field, and instead use the
date from the built field. This would affect the display of (at
least) the output from help(package=x) and the CRAN package page.
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