Re: [Rd] Rtools questions

From: Simon Urbanek <simon.urbanek_at_r-project.org>
Date: Tue, 05 Apr 2011 18:29:57 -0400

Rtools don't provide TeX - that's entirely up to you - so I suspect it may not have anything to do with the Rtools version but rather your TeX installation... Cheers,
Simon

On Apr 5, 2011, at 6:22 PM, Spencer Graves wrote:

> Hello:
>
>
> 1. How can I tell when the development version of Rtools has changed? For the past few years, I've installed the development version of R tools with each new release of R. I encountered problems with this a few days ago, so I rolled back to Rtools212.exe. Unfortunately, I seem to have more problems with that version. My latest install was under Windows 7 Home Edition. My previous problems were on Vista, but I also have access to Fedora 13 Linux.
>
>
> 2. "R CMD check" ends with the following:
>

>
> * checking examples ... OK
> * checking PDF version of manual ... WARNING
> LaTeX errors when creating PDF version.
> This typically indicates Rd problems.
> * checking PDF version of manual without hyperrefs or index ... ERROR
> Re-running with no redirection of stdout/stderr.
> Hmm ... looks like a package
> Error in texi2dvi("Rd2.tex", pdf = (out_ext == "pdf"), quiet = FALSE, :
> unable to run 'pdflatex' on 'Rd2.tex'
> Error in running tools::texi2dvi
> You may want to clean up by 'rm -rf C:/Users/sgraves/AppData/Local/Temp/Rtmpr6z3
> r6/Rd2pdf55b96c9a'
>
>
> This is using Rtools213, downloaded April 4 from "www.murdoch-sutherland.com/Rtools" with R installed as follows:
>
>

>> sessionInfo()

> R version 2.12.2 (2011-02-25)
> Platform: x86_64-pc-mingw32/x64 (64-bit)
>
> locale:
> [1] LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252
> [2] LC_CTYPE=English_United States.1252
> [3] LC_MONETARY=English_United States.1252
> [4] LC_NUMERIC=C
> [5] LC_TIME=English_United States.1252
>
> attached base packages:
> [1] stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
>
>
>
> Thanks,
> Spencer
>
>
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