[Rd] trouble with accentuated characters in \title tag in Rd file

LaurentRdevel LaurentRdevel at free.fr
Sun Feb 10 09:49:44 CET 2013

Le 09/02/2013 19:54, Uwe Ligges a écrit :
> See Writing R Extensions:
> "Since R version 2.12.0 markup has been supported in the text, but use 
> of characters other than English text and punctuation (e.g., ‘<’) may 
> limit portability."
> So the answer is: Don't do that.
> Best,
> Uwe Ligges
> On 09.02.2013 19:27, LaurentRdevel wrote:
>> Dear R-devel-list,
>>    Since I had no answer on the R-help-list
>> (http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lang.r.general/284539) I try to
>> present my trouble on the R-devel-list. I am sure in the past (one year
>> ago) to succeed in putting accentuated characters in the \title tag in a
>> .Rd file. Recently, creating a package, I have NA in the title function
>> instead of the text containing the accentuated character.
>> Could you please tell me what I missed in the understanding of package
>> documentation creation ? Except the title, all works fine.
>> Best regards
>> Laurent
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Thank you very much for your answer.

I didn't think that it was the cause of my trouble because it worked for 
the \description tag, so I will not do that in title tags.

Thank you again

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