Re: [Rd] % symbol in .Rd files?

From: Dominick Samperi <>
Date: Thu 27 Jul 2006 - 13:33:39 GMT

Martin Maechler wrote:
>>>>>> "Dominick" == Dominick Samperi <>
>>>>>> on Thu, 27 Jul 2006 08:51:34 -0400 writes:
> Dominick> Martin Maechler wrote:
> >> Hmm, actually I now start wondering: Why did we ever start
> >> talking about this at all? Isn't this something you have to settle
> >> with Kurt, Fritz, or whomever.. ?
> >> Regards,
> >> Martin Maechler
> Dominick> Sorry if I was unclear, but yes, it was settled with the help of Kurt. As I
> Dominick> said, the latest r-devel includes some new type checking (to be sure that
> Dominick> STRING_ELT is applied where it makes sense, for example), and this
> Dominick> is why CRAN was picking up problems that I was not seeing.
> but not related to "%" ???
> Also, with R-devel "as of last night"
> I (i.e., "R-devel CMD check") don't see any problems in
> RcppTemplate or its help files.
> Dominick> I guess I missed that fact about the '%' character in the docs.
This is a somewhat old post, and I didn't mean to suggest that there are any remaining
problems (the package wouldn't have been released otherwise). The trivial topic about
'%' signs never would have come up if it wasn't mixed up with the other unrelated
and non-trivial problem that is now resolved.

Thanks for the feedback.

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