[Rd] rpvm arch check

Simon Urbanek simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Wed Jan 16 02:53:01 CET 2013

On Jan 15, 2013, at 2:24 PM, Michael Li wrote:

> I've trying to fix the check error in rpvm package. Right now on my Mac, I use darwinport to install PVM and I can get rpvm to pass the check using 'R -arch x86_64 CMD check'. However the default 'R CMD check' uses i386 which fails since PVM is built for x86_64 only.
> So is there a way to ensure proper architecture is used that matches that of the external library like PVM? What does CRAN use when it checks packages?

We use static builds which have all necessary architectures (so users don't need to install them and can use any architecture).


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