Re: [Rd] misc subdirectory

From: Kasper Daniel Hansen <>
Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2012 13:51:40 -0400

You put it into a subdirectories of inst, like   PACKAGENAME/inst/extdata
which gets install to

See R-extentions.


On Fri, Aug 24, 2012 at 1:32 PM, David L Lorenz <> wrote:

> The utils package has a misc folder, and some other packages have
> folders that are not listed in the R-extensions documentation (?data?, ?
> demo?, ?exec?, ?inst?, ?man?, ?po?, ?src?, and ?tests?). I'd like to be
> able to put some ancillary data into a misc folder, but it's mere presence
> in the source folder or source tarball (created with R CMD build) does not
> mean that it gets put into the zip file (I'm using Windoze) for the
> package.
> How do I get an extra, nonstandard subdirectory into a package?
> Thanks.
> Dave
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