Re: [Rd] "Use of ‘.C’ for C++ is now deprecated and will be removed in R 2.12.0"

From: Yi (Alice) Wang <>
Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2010 09:57:52 +1000

Hi Florian,

You could try the Rcpp package for the interface. It works pretty well for me.


On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 10:24 PM, Florian Breitwieser <>wrote:

> Hi,
> I am writing a R package and having a bit of trouble to have the C++
> code working.
> I was planing using the .C interface function, however I found the
> comment (Use of ‘.C’ for C++ is now deprecated and will be removed in
> R 2.12.0.) in the R-exts manual.
> So this interface function should not be used anymore - .Call() or
> Rcpp instead? What is the reason for the deprecation?
> Thanks,
> Florian
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