[R-pkg-devel] R CMD INSTALL -l /path/lib
Sameh M. Abdulah
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Wed Aug 19 17:48:45 CEST 2020
Many Thanks Gabor! It works with me.
On Aug 19, 2020, at 6:44 PM, Iñaki Ucar <iucar using fedoraproject.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Aug 2020 at 14:02, Gábor Csárdi <csardi.gabor using gmail.com> wrote:
>> From https://cran.r-project.org/doc/manuals/R-exts.html:
>>> The script is run in a separate R environment containing the following
>> variables: R_PACKAGE_NAME (the name of the package), R_PACKAGE_SOURCE (the
>> path to the source directory of the package), R_PACKAGE_DIR (the path of
>> the target installation directory of the package), R_ARCH (the
>> arch-dependent part of the path, often empty), SHLIB_EXT (the extension of
>> shared objects) and WINDOWS (TRUE on Windows, FALSE elsewhere).
>> This is for `install.libs.R`, but AFAIR it is also true for `configure`. So
>> you need the `R_PACKAGE_DIR` env var.
> But R_PACKAGE_DIR contains the temporary path for staged
> installations. Instead, I think R_LIBRARY_DIR is the desired path.
>>> On Wed, Aug 19, 2020 at 12:03 PM Sameh M. Abdulah <
>>> sameh.abdulah using kaust.edu.sa> wrote:
>>> If a user is using this command to install my package,
>>> R CMD INSTALL -l /path/lib package_r.tar.gz
>>> How can I get the lib value within the configure file?
> Iñaki Úcar
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