[R-pkg-devel] CRAN checks errors

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Sat Aug 12 23:53:28 CEST 2017

In thr particular case you even asked for a specific stats version that 
oinly shipd for R-release and later. Hence you should expect that your 
package fails under oldrelease.

By the way, it is typically better to depoend on a specific R version if 
it comes to base packages such as stats.

Uwe Ligges

On 12.08.2017 17:04, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:
> On 12 August 2017 at 15:40, Jernej Jevšenak wrote:
> | Ok, I see now, that actually everything is OK.
> |
> | ERROR on older versions of R is therefore not a problem, right?
> "Ideally" those would show OK too but it is of lesser importance / sometimes
> explainable.  Life goes on.
> | One more thing, a few hours after package was accepted, I received an email
> | from CRAN:
> |
> | *Package dendroExtra_0.0.2.tar.gz has been built for Windows*
> |
> | I did not receive any similar email for other operating systems (e.g.
> | Linux, Solaris). Is this normal?
> Yes. Those platforms do not provide binaries. (And macOS does but does not
> spam you.)
> Dirk

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