[R] building r-patch
vograno at sbcglobal.net
Thu Nov 6 20:39:58 CET 2003
Thank you for Dirk Eddelbuettel and Prof. Ripley for pointing out to
tools/rsync-recommended. Maybe it is wort mentioning in the R
Administration guide and in the INSTALL file?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Prof Brian Ripley [mailto:ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk]
> Sent: Wednesday, November 05, 2003 11:10 PM
> To: vograno at yahoo.com
> Cc: R-Help
> Subject: Re: [R] building r-patch
> The first is more or less what you should expect.
> On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Vadim Ogranovich wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I am building r-patch from the sources (rsync-ed today).
> > make check produced the following message:
> > running tests of Internet and socket functions
> > expect some differences
> > make: Entering directory `/usr/evahome/vograno/R/tests' running
> > code in 'internet.R' ... OK comparing 'internet.Rout' to
> > './internet.Rout.save' ...18c18 < Content type `text/plain;
> > charset=iso-8859-1' length 134991 bytes
> > ---
> > > Content type `text/plain; charset=iso-8859-1' length 124178 bytes
> > 22,23c22,23
> > < .......... .......... .......... .
> > < downloaded 131Kb
> > ---
> > > .......... .......... .
> > > downloaded 121Kb
> > 25c25
> > <  273
> > ---
> > >  251
> > 60,61d59
> > < Error in url(" <http://foo.bar> http://foo.bar", "r") : unable to
> > open connection < In addition: Warning message:
> > 62a61
> > > Error in url(" <http://foo.bar> http://foo.bar", "r") : unable to
> > > open
> > connection
> > 365,370c364
> > < Login: root Name: root
> > < Directory: /root Shell: /bin/tcsh
> > < Last login Wed Nov 5 13:34 (PST) on pts/1 from
> > verdi.irisfinancial.com < New mail received Wed Nov 5 04:02 2003
> > (PST)
> > < Unread since Fri Oct 24 04:02 2003 (PDT )
> > < No Plan.
> > ---
> > > Error in make.socket(host, port) : Socket not established
> > OK
> > I noticed that I had to expect some differences so my
> question is how
> > to tell whether it's harmless or not?
> > Other questions are related to building of recommended packages:
> > * The src/library/Recommended directory was empty. Is it expected?
> No. You forgot to run tools/rsync-recommended in the sources.
> > If
> > yes, how to download the entire bundle of recommended
> packages (I know
> > I can get them one by one)? Is install.packaes() the
> recommended way?
> > * make check tried to test MASS and survival (and failed
> because the
> > packages were not there), but it didn't try to test the other
> > recommended packages. Why only these two?
> It did not test those packages, it tried to make use of them.
> make check-all would have tested the recommended packages.
> Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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