[R] package submission

Henrik Bengtsson hb at biostat.ucsf.edu
Fri Nov 28 21:11:10 CET 2014

>From http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/policies.html:

"When submitting a package to CRAN you should use the submission form
at http://CRAN.R-project.org/submit.html (and not send an email). You
will be sent a confirmation email which needs to be accepted.(*)
In either case, you can check that the submission was received by
looking at ftp://CRAN.R-project.org/incoming/."

(*) That confirmation email is sent automatically and instantaneously.
It confirms you as a maintainer and the submission (not the


On Fri, Nov 28, 2014 at 6:35 AM, Duncan Murdoch
<murdoch.duncan at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 28/11/2014 9:16 AM, Dan Vatnik wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am the maintainer of the "traj" package.
>> I have added a vignette to the package this week(Wednesday) and uploaded
>> the new tarball to CRAN.
>> I have not yet received a confirmation e-mail.I do not know if the e-mail
>> is sent automatically or if a person needs to approve manually. I am just
>> wondering if I did everything correctly
>> or if there is a mistake in my uploading procedure.
> The CRAN people make the decisions manually, so it may just be that nobody
> has got to it yet.    If you don't hear from them in a week, you might
> consider writing to the submission email address, but I wouldn't do it
> sooner than that.
> Duncan Murdoch
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