[R] Rcmd nuisance (windows XP)

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Jul 28 15:11:58 CEST 2003

On Mon, 28 Jul 2003, kjetil brinchmann halvorsen wrote:

> Hola!
> When running 
> Rcmd build --binary <path-to-package>, 
> the run always end with
>      	zip warning: name not matched: DESCRIPTION
> The package seems to work fine. This happens whith all packages, mine 
> as well as CRAN ones. 
> Whats happening?

Adding versioned installs broke many things, and this is a symptom.
Which version of R is this?  I think you will find it is fixed in R-devel
and R-patched, and that you can ignore the warning in 1.7.1.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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