[R-pkg-devel] Pretest failed - pandoc could not fetch local file

Dean Attali daattali at gmail.com
Mon May 22 00:14:41 CEST 2017

Thank you, you're right, I never realized the README on CRAN didn't show
the images.

Is there a way to force 'R CMD build' to include the images that are
located in the vignettes directory?

Dean Attali
President & CEO
AttaliTech Ltd
http://AttaliTech.com <http://attalitech.com>

On 21 May 2017 at 12:04, Uwe Ligges <ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de> wrote:

> Please take the package tarball you submitted to CRAN and unpack it. It
> does *not* contain the files.
> Best,
> Uwe Ligges
> On 19.05.2017 20:18, Dean Attali wrote:
>> I'm trying to submit an update to a package 'ddpcr'
>> Here are the pretest logs:
>> https://win-builder.r-project.org/incoming_pretest/170519_07
>> 4459_ddpcr_18/00check.log
>> I get a warning about pandoc not being able to find an image file. This
>> file path exists and has not changed from the previous submission, and
>> previous submissions did not have this issue.
>> Exact error:
>> Conversion of 'README.md' failed:
>> pandoc.exe: Could not fetch
>> vignettes/overview_files/figure-markdown_strict/quickstart-1.png
>> vignettes/overview_files/figure-markdown_strict/quickstart-1.png:
>> openBinaryFile: does not exist (No such file or directory)
>> You can verify that the file path does exist, as you can see on the github
>> repo:
>> https://github.com/daattali/ddpcr/blob/master/vignettes/over
>> view_files/figure-markdown_strict/quickstart-1.png
>> Could anyone help me understand why I'm getting this error, and why it
>> never happened before even though nothing has changed?
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