[R] R-ex folder in user-created package

Mark Lyman mark.lyman at gmail.com
Wed Apr 2 19:24:11 CEST 2008

Mark Lyman <mark.lyman <at> gmail.com> writes:

> When I run R CMD check pkg the R-ex folder containing examples is created in 
> pkg.Rcheck/pkg, however, when I run R CMD build pkg or R CMD INSTALL --build 
> pkg, it is not created. Should the folder and its examples be created 
> manually? I am running R 2.6.2 on Windows XP.
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I have discovered my error. I over-looked the fact that examples are a type of 
documentation. I didn't realize that the command R CMD INSTALL --build --
docs="txt,html" would not create the examples.

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