[R-pkg-devel] R CMD check "unable to verify current time"
j|ox @end|ng |rom mcm@@ter@c@
Thu Aug 27 20:39:03 CEST 2020
Thank you and the others who responded to my message.
On 2020-08-27 2:17 p.m., Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> R tries to get the time from
> http://worldtimeapi.org/api/timezone/UTC or
> The first one doesn't accept UTC as a timezone; it appears to want
> etc/UTC instead. The second one is offline.
> Duncan Murdoch
> If both of those fail, you'll get the message you saw.
> On 27/08/2020 1:23 p.m., John Fox wrote:
>> Dear r-package-devel list members,
>> I got the following note when checking two different packages today
>> --as-cran, both under R 4.0.2 and under R-devel, on my Windows 10 and
>> macOS Catalina systems, and on several platforms on rhub:
>> * checking for future file timestamps ... NOTE
>> unable to verify current time
>> I'm writing to inquire about the note because no one else has mentioned
>> this problem recently, in case it's produced by something that I'm
>> doing. There is a discussion of a similar problem from 2019 at
>> Both packages that I was checking are close to CRAN releases and so I'd
>> like to know whether I can disregard the note.
>> Any help would be appreciated.
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