[Rd] Small encoding question
Kurt.Hornik at wu-wien.ac.at
Thu Feb 14 20:45:11 CET 2008
>>>>> Vincent Goulet writes:
> Dear developeRs,
> Compilation of the latest version (0.9-5) of my actuar package fails
> with r-release MacOS_X ix86 on CRAN; see
> All errors come from accented letters in comments in latin-1 encoded
> files (except hierarc.R which is in UTF-8, my bad). Encoding is
> declared as latin-1 in DESCRIPTION.
> The package checks and compiles fine on Windows, Linux and,
> ironically, my MacOS X main development machine. I realize using non-
> ASCII characters in source files is not a good idea and I removed
> them, but I would appreciate any clue as to what went wrong with the
> compilation on CRAN.
I assume that the MacOS X builds are done in a C locale?
> R version 2.6.2 (2008-02-08)
> attached base packages:
>  stats utils datasets grDevices graphics methods base
> other attached packages:
>  CarbonEL_0.1-4
> loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
>  tools_2.6.2
> Thanks in advance!
> Vincent Goulet, Associate Professor
> École d'actuariat
> Université Laval, Québec
> Vincent.Goulet at act.ulaval.ca http://vgoulet.act.ulaval.ca
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