[R-pkg-devel] Getting error: Installation failed: Unknown username with my package

Gábor Csárdi c@@rdi@g@bor @ending from gm@il@com
Sat Jul 14 02:17:22 CEST 2018

Hi Mark,

seems like you have "Remotes: covr" in the DESCRIPTION file, which is
not a valid remote specification:

If you need the CRAN version of covr, remove the Remotes entry. If you
need the GH version, use r-lib/covr

On Fri, Jul 13, 2018 at 9:41 PM R. Mark Sharp <rmsharp using me.com> wrote:
> I had a few week development hiatus with github.com/rmsharp/nprcmanager and when I tried to get a Travis build to work it failed. All of my local builds are working without errors or warnings, but the devtools::install_github(“rmsharp/nprcmanager”) fails with this error message
> > library(devtools)
> > install_github("rmsharp/nprcmanager")
> Downloading GitHub repo rmsharp/nprcmanager using master
> from URL https://api.github.com/repos/rmsharp/nprcmanager/zipball/master
> Installing nprcmanager
> Installation failed: Unknown username.
> Two other packages of mine, one private rmsharp/renameSurgerySheets, and one public rmsharp/rmsutilityr both install fine.
> Does anyone know what I may have broken or how?
> Mark
> R. Mark Sharp, Ph.D.
> Data Scientist and Biomedical Statistical Consultant
> 7526 Meadow Green St.
> San Antonio, TX 78251
> mobile: 210-218-2868
> rmsharp using me.com
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