[Rd] R 2.13.0 on Windows: R CMD check and '"du"' not found
murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Sun Feb 13 14:30:59 CET 2011
On 11-02-12 4:57 PM, Henrik Bengtsson wrote:
> FYI, I'm sure the following is a temporary issue, but in case it slips
> through, I want to raise it here. On Windows 7 64-bit, running Rcmd
> check on R devel gives:
I think you need version r54335 or newer to avoid this error.
> * using R version 2.13.0 Under development (unstable) (2011-02-11 r54330)
> * using platform: x86_64-pc-mingw32 (64-bit)
> * using session charset: ISO8859-1
> * checking for file 'aroma.core/DESCRIPTION' ... OK
> * this is package 'aroma.core' version '1.9.4'
> * checking package dependencies ... OK
> * checking if this is a source package ... OK
> * checking for executable files ... OK
> * checking whether package 'aroma.core' can be installed ... OK
> * checking installed package size ...Error in system2("du", , TRUE,
> TRUE) : '"du"' not found
> Execution halted
> That is, the 'du' (disk usage) executable is missing.
> I've verified that installing the latest Rtools
> [http://www.murdoch-sutherland.com/Rtools/Rtools212.exe] does not
> solve it (=it does not contain 'du'). BTW, is there a way to know
> when Rtools have been updated relative to the version you already have
I usually put news on the page when I update them, but I don't send out
notices. Aren't there services to monitor a page and notify you of changes?
> PS. Placing the 'du.exe' executable of UnxTools
> (http://sourceforge.net/projects/unxutils/) in the bin/ directory of
> Rtools (e.g. C:/Rtools/bin/) provides a workaround.
I'll see about adding it with the next update.
> R version 2.13.0 Under development (unstable) (2011-02-11 r54330)
> Platform: x86_64-pc-mingw32/x64 (64-bit)
>  LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252
>  LC_CTYPE=English_United States.1252
>  LC_MONETARY=English_United States.1252
>  LC_NUMERIC=C
>  LC_TIME=English_United States.1252
> attached base packages:
>  stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
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