[R-pkg-devel] R CMD check NOTE - Long paths in package

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Wed Oct 14 01:03:51 CEST 2015

On 13 October 2015 at 15:04, Charles Determan wrote:
| I'm glad to see this discussion.  Unfortunately in the short term I cannot
| remove the nested files (as Dirk implies with the BH package) as it would

Rename, not remove. Of course I didn't remove a file.

I changed a filename, and the include statement leading to it.

| require restructuring the c++ library and make it far more difficult to
| maintain.  Unless there are other suggestions I will need to hold off on
| submission until such a time that OSs that use obsolete tools are no longer
| supported out-of-the-box (as Peter says).  I will likely just continue to
| maintain the package on my gitub until CRAN would accept the longer paths.

Which still keeps it uninstallable on some systems.


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