[Rd] R CMD CHECK doens't run configure when testing install?
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Jul 29 09:29:43 CEST 2011
Please don't spam multiple lists!
And follow the posting guide: you have not given the reproducible
example asked for, there is no signature block ....
Of course you could waste people's time by submitting a package that
does not past R CMD check, but you are asked to follow a set of checks
in 'Writing R Extensions' and the CRAN workers do not have unlimited
On Thu, 28 Jul 2011, Alexander James Rickett wrote:
> I'm trying to get ready to submit a package to CRAN, but in order
> for the package to install on OS X, I need to temporarily set an
> environment variable. I put this in the 'configure' script, and 'R
> CMD INSTALL MyPackage' works fine, but when I do 'R CMD CHECK
> MyPackage', and it tests installation, the configure script doesn't
> run and consequently the installation fails. Should I be setting
> the variable another way? It passes all the other checks, and it
> will install outside of check, so could I just submit it as is?
> R-devel at r-project.org mailing list
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