Re: [Rd] Comment on build and INSTALL

From: Duncan Murdoch <>
Date: Tue, 31 May 2011 15:38:07 -0400

On 11-05-31 3:29 PM, Ronald Barry wrote:
> Greetings,
> I have noticed two possible small glitches with build and INSTALL.
> First, when I run R CMD build latticeDensity, I get the following message:
> *excluding invalid files from 'latticeDensity'
> Subdirectory R contains invalid file names:
> R
> However, all the files end up in the zip file (or tar) just fine, and
> neither INSTALL nor check seems to care.

What is the glitch? Do you not have a file with that name?

> The other small glitch is that if you have unmatched brackets in a man file,
> INSTALL will flag an error and point out that there are unmatched brackets,
> but will often indicate that the unmatched bracket occurs in a different
> file
> that is in perfect shape.

I have never seen that. Do you have an example?

Duncan Murdoch mailing list Received on Tue 31 May 2011 - 19:39:45 GMT

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