Re: [Rd] Requests for vignette clarification (re: Writing R Extensions)

From: Yihui Xie <>
Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2012 09:55:22 -0400

You should export to Rnw directly from LyX instead of copying the Rnw document in the LyX temp dir. The former one is a clean TeX document, and the latter one will mangle all filenames.


Yihui Xie <>
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On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 9:29 AM, Paul Johnson <> wrote:

> I got to the bottom of the problem that made me ask. I had a package
> that failed build check. I wrote the vignette in LyX and when I add a
> bibliography file in LyX, it adds a full path, not just {rockchalk},
> in the Rnw file.
> \bibliography{0_home_pauljohn_SVN_rgroup_trunk_rockchalk_rockchalk_vignettes_rockchalk}
> LyX does that because it runs its builds in a temporary folder.
> When it is like that, the vignette builds for me, but it does not
> survive the package check because the check  won't go looking on the
> long path.
> pj
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