[R-pkg-devel] url checks not working for me
Vincent van Hees
v|ncentv@nhee@ @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Wed Aug 26 14:34:48 CEST 2020
Addressing the errors is not the problem. I want to be able to detect these
problems when I do: R CMD check --as-cran.
At the moment, I can only detect the errors by submitting the package to
CRAN, because only their package check triggers these errors.
On Wed, 26 Aug 2020 at 14:30, Bryan Hanson <hanson using depauw.edu> wrote:
> At the minimum you should look at the “moved to” URLs and change your
> links to those (some are outright changes in URLs that were redirected and
> some are http to https changes).
> > On Aug 26, 2020, at 8:22 AM, Vincent van Hees <vincentvanhees using gmail.com>
> > Hello,
> > URL errors in my DESCRIPTION file and package vignette are not picked up
> > when I do R CMD check --as-cran or devtools::check(). I only know about
> > these errors because CRAN has rejected my package submission and
> > me to fix the urls (example at end of this message).
> > I am trying to figure out how I can get R CMD check --as-cran to detect
> > these URL mistakes. From
> > https://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/URL_checks.html I understand
> that I
> > need libcurl installed, which I have.
> > Can anyone tell me whether I am using the wrong combination of libcurl
> > version, R version, and Ubuntu version? (see versions below). If not,
> > else can I do to get the URL checks to work?
> > Thanks, Vincent
> > vincent using vincent-VB:~$ curl-config --version
> > *libcurl 7.58.0*
> > vincent using vincent-VB:~$ curl -V
> > *curl 7.58.0* (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.58.0 OpenSSL/1.1.1
> > zlib/1.2.11 libidn2/2.0.4 libpsl/0.19.1 (+libidn2/2.0.4) nghttp2/1.30.0
> > librtmp/2.3
> > Release-Date: 2018-01-24
> > Protocols: dict file ftp ftps gopher http https imap imaps ldap ldaps
> > pop3s rtmp rtsp smb smbs smtp smtps telnet tftp
> > Features: AsynchDNS IDN IPv6 Largefile GSS-API Kerberos SPNEGO NTLM
> > SSL libz TLS-SRP HTTP2 UnixSockets HTTPS-proxy PSL
> > vincent using vincent-VB:~$ R --version
> > *R version 4.0.2* (2020-06-22) -- "Taking Off Again"
> > Copyright (C) 2020 The R Foundation for Statistical Computing
> > Platform: x86_64-pc-linux-gnu (64-bit)
> > R is free software and comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.
> > You are welcome to redistribute it under the terms of the
> > GNU General Public License versions 2 or 3.
> > For more information about these matters see
> > https://www.gnu.org/licenses/.
> > vincent using vincent-VB:~$ lsb_release -a
> > No LSB modules are available.
> > Distributor ID: Ubuntu
> > Description: *Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS*
> > Release: 18.04
> > Codename: bionic
> > Example of most recent URL mistakes in my package detected by CRAN
> > submission process which I could not detect locally:
> > Found the following (possibly) invalid URLs: URL:
> > http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0142533
> > (moved to
> > From: inst/CITATION Status: 200 Message: OK URL: https://geneactiv.org/
> > (moved to https://www.activinsights.com/) From: inst/doc/GGIR.html
> > 200 Message: OK URL: https://www.accelting.com/ (moved to
> > https://accelting.com/) From: inst/doc/GGIR.html Status: 200 Message: OK
> > URL: https://www.physiology.org/doi/10.1152/japplphysiol.00421.2014
> > to https://journals.physiology.org/doi/10.1152/japplphysiol.00421.2014)
> > From: inst/CITATION Status: 200 Message: OK
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