[R-pkg-devel] R package submission - C code does not compile

Uwe Ligges ligge@ @ending from @t@ti@tik@tu-dortmund@de
Fri Dec 7 08:23:42 CET 2018

Please resubmit, a hicc up on the check machine.

Uwe Ligges

On 06.12.2018 19:29, Michael Kellermann wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm attempting to submit an update of our eiPack package to CRAN.  When I
> submitted it, it passed the Windows check with no problem (other than a
> note for a change in maintainer), but it failed almost immediately on the
> Debian check.  The 00install.out file shows that it failed due to an
> inability to compile the C code included in the package.  The error message
> was as follows:
> ** libs
> gcc-8  -I"/home/hornik/tmp/R/include" -DNDEBUG   -I/usr/local/include
> =  -fpic  -g -O2 -Wall -pedantic -mtune=native -c eiutil.c -o eiutil.o
> gcc-8: error: =: No such file or directory
> make: *** [/home/hornik/tmp/R/etc/Makeconf:166: eiutil.o] Error 1
> ERROR: compilation failed for package ‘eiPack’
> I updated the package on a Windows machine, but tested it on several
> linux systems using the rhub package and never encountered this issue.
> I think it has something to do with the equal sign in the following
> code snippet
> -I/usr/local/include =  -fpic
> but I could be wrong, as I don't have much experience with linux.  I'm
> sure that I made a mistake somewhere, but I'm at a bit of a loss as to
> what to try next.  Any advice would be most appreciated.
> Best regards,
> Mike Kellermann
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