[R-pkg-devel] File name error

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Thu Dec 21 13:03:06 CET 2017


On 21 December 2017 at 08:21, Blume Christine wrote:
| I also had troubles with debian (Fedora only gave warnings)

May I ask you to be a little more careful in your attribution?   Yes, it is
too that the instance labeleb 'r-devel-debian' gave you an error.  But that
was not because of Debian, but because _that r-devel instance_ carried a new

So please don't leave sentences hanging (as you now have in several emails)
"failed on Debian" implying a particular flavour (as shipped by Debian)
failed.  It didn't. A [very recent] build of r-devel, instrumented with a new
test, failed for you. It happens to be running on a Debian platform. So
please refer to the failing test platform by its name. Preferably with the
compiler added because there are two each for Debian and Fedora. See eg

Thanks,  Dirk

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