[R] error message with option checkBuild in update.packages in R2.6.0

Rainer M Krug Rainer+R-help at krugs.de
Wed Oct 10 10:44:50 CEST 2007

Van Campenhout Bjorn wrote:
>> I upgraded to R 2.6.0 and wanted to upgrade my packages as 
>> well. I tried to use the checkBuild=TRUE option in 
>> update.packages, it asked me if I wanted to update the 
>> package and I answered with yes, and finally ig tave me the 
>> error message unknown parameter "checkBuild" in function 
>> install.packages.
> It is checkBuilt

Oh no - I did it again...

I think I checked it twice, as I did EXACTLY the same the last time I 


>> My question: is the option still necessary or is the 
>> checkBuild done automatically? IF yes, I just update.packages 
>> without the option and don't woryy.
>> Rainer
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