Re: [Rd] CRAN updates?

From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de>
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2010 13:43:29 +0200

On 27.07.2010 22:15, Simon Urbanek wrote:
>
> On Jul 27, 2010, at 9:56 AM, Dominick Samperi wrote:
>
>> It appears that after a package is updated the CRAN binaries for some OS's
>> are built
>> automatically and shortly after the update, while other OS's are not updated
>> for
>> some time (weeks in some cases).
>>
>> Is the process automated or is it partially manual for some OS's (like
>> Windows/w64
>> and Mac OS X)?
>>
>
> It is automated on Mac OS X (currently R builds start at midnight and package builds at 2am ET).

... as well as automated under all flavours for/of Windows.

Uwe

> Cheers,
> Simon
>
> PS: If you see delays (i.e. the check result is not available more than two days after the package is available on CRAN) it's a good idea to contact the corresponding binary maintainer (for OS X it's me) since things can break (packages can run mad and external servers can die).
>
> ______________________________________________
> R-devel_at_r-project.org mailing list
> https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-devel



R-devel_at_r-project.org mailing list
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-devel Received on Thu 29 Jul 2010 - 11:47:02 GMT

Archive maintained by Robert King, hosted by the discipline of statistics at the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Archive generated by hypermail 2.2.0, at Thu 29 Jul 2010 - 12:10:21 GMT.

Mailing list information is available at https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-devel. Please read the posting guide before posting to the list.

list of date sections of archive