[Rd] build packages with vignettes in Windows
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue Apr 29 20:27:47 CEST 2008
On Tue, 29 Apr 2008, Michael wrote:
> I've been trying to build a Windows binary of a package of mine without
> success. It seems that the files under inst/doc throw the script off.
> I am using the command 'Rcmd INSTALL --build'.
> ---------- Making package genepi ------------
> adding build stamp to DESCRIPTION
> installing NAMESPACE file and metadata
> installing R files
> installing inst files
> FIND: Parameter format not correct
> make: *** [C:/Library/R/genepi/inst] Error 2
> make: *** [all] Error 2
> make: *** [pkg-genepi] Error 2
> *** Installation of genepi failed ***
> I also tried a couple of packages downloaded from CRAN. Those without
> inst/doc directory worked fine and those who do have it didn't.
> I'm using a fresh install of R-2.7.0 and Rtools-2.7.
> Any clue of what was wrong with my setup?
Your path is incorrect -- as 'R Installation and Administration' does warn
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