# [R-pkg-devel] need some help to understand package build workflow

Fri Jul 31 04:53:11 CEST 2015

```On Thursday, July 30, 2015, Duncan Murdoch <murdoch.duncan at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 30/07/2015 9:14 PM, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> > On 30/07/2015 8:49 PM, Glenn Schultz wrote:
> >> Hi All,
> >>
> >> I have a package stable and working.  Now, I am trying to consolidate
> some functions that share similar inputs.  Example below.  So, I branched
> on github and work with the branch but now when I run the R check in studio
> I get the following warning:
> >>
> >> * checking Rd \usage sections ... WARNING
> >> Documented arguments not in \usage in documentation object
> 'Effective.Measure':
> >>   ‘type’
> >>
> >> Clearly type is documented.  Perhaps this is an R studio/git hub issue.
> Travis tells me the build is broken.  I am trying to build and work with
> the package within standards so I am not sure what happened.   Maybe this
> is not a topic that belongs here but I can't find answers on the internet.
> >
> > No, it's not clear that type is documented.  You're only showing us the
> > .R file, not the .Rd file that Roxygen (?) produced from it.
>
> Discussion went private for a few emails, so to finish this thread here:
>
> Turns out roxygen2 was generating a bad .Rd file, so this is a roxygen2
> bug.
>
> I'd really appreciate it if someone would file a bug on this.