[R-pkg-devel] [FWD] [CRAN-pretest-archived] CRAN submission JuliaConnectoR 0.5.0

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd @end|ng |rom deb|@n@org
Mon Apr 6 16:49:49 CEST 2020

On 6 April 2020 at 08:38, Ben Bolker wrote:
|   Just reply to the CRAN maintainers and explain this situation.  It¨s
| slightly buried, but the e-mail you received does say:
| > If you are fairly certain the rejection is a false positive, please reply-all to this
| > message and explain.

True, but this misses the "Letter of the law" versus the "Spirit of the law".

It might be worth mentioning that use of attach() is seen, to find one poor
analogy, pretty much like use of global variables these days. "Just because
you could does not mean you should".

See e.g. one of the first google hits for 'r do not use attach' here:


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