[Rd] testing on platforms, was Fortran error
John C Nash
nashjc at uottawa.ca
Mon Nov 21 14:17:54 CET 2011
I think the poster is interested in being able to try the build/check on a Mac in the
fashion that Winbuilder does. That is, rather than have CRAN do all the platform checks,
is there a way to submit a package to be tested for just one platform?
It may be useful to have such a facility so package builders can test before submission,
and from my own experience I believe would help to render packages more platform neutral.
I suspect that all the pieces are in place to do this, but perhaps a nice front end is
needed. Is that something for a Google Summer of Code task?
On 11/21/2011 06:00 AM, r-devel-request at r-project.org wrote:
> What does 'submit a test mean'? Any test you write can check the
> value of Sys.info()["sysname"]: it is "Darwin" on Mac OS X.
> Or R.version$platform, which will be something like
More information about the R-devel