Re: [Rd] SystemRequirements clarification

From: Kurt Hornik <>
Date: Sat 26 Feb 2005 - 19:07:44 EST

>>>>> Paul Roebuck writes:

> Did google search and checked R-ext but found very little
> on this DESCRIPTION field. Does it document runtime dependency
> only? If I have some code that can only be used with a specific
> compiler (code makes use of GCC attributes), should I add
> SystemRequirements: GCC
> to the package's DESCRIPTION to document the build-only
> requirement.

That's what I would do.

-k mailing list Received on Sat Feb 26 19:22:01 2005

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