[R] File Encoding Warnings during package installs

Sarosh Jamal sarosh.jamal at utoronto.ca
Fri Sep 29 18:48:05 CEST 2006

I've been getting the following warning on each package update/install (Rv2.4 on SunOS9):

Warning message:
'DESCRIPTION' file has 'Encoding' field and re-encoding is not possible.

This was the case on R2.3 and now on R2.4 as well - any insight would be much appreciated.

Thank you,

Sarosh Jamal 
Geo Computing & IT Specialist, Department of Geography 
University of Toronto at Mississauga 
e: sarosh.jamal at utoronto.ca 
p: (905) 569-4497

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