Re: [Rd] [wishlist, patch] Removing .bzr/ directory when calling R CMD build (PR#10625)

From: Ben Goodrich <>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 14:23:38 -0500

Gabor Grothendieck wrote:
> If you place an .Rbuildignore file in the top level of
> your package with this line single line as its contents:
> [.]bzr$
> then the .bzr file will not be included.

Thank you for the suggestion. In order to remove both the .bzr/ directory and the .bzrignore file, it seems to be necessary to specify


in the .Rbuildignore file before calling R CMD build.

This is certainly sufficient in my case, but since the patch is just one line, perhaps it should be considered for inclusion as well.

Ben mailing list Received on Wed 23 Jan 2008 - 19:37:04 GMT

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