Re: [R] hcc not found, rcmd build

From: Roger Bivand <Roger.Bivand_at_nhh.no>
Date: Fri 29 Sep 2006 - 16:37:16 GMT


On Fri, 29 Sep 2006, Patrick Giraudoux wrote:

>
> Working under Windows XP, I am compiling a package called 'pgirmess'
> with the command
>
> rcmd build --binary --auto-zip pgirmess
>
> I have this message error after having listed: functions text html latex
> example chm
> ....
> zipping help file
> hcc: not found
> cp: cannot stat 'c:/TEMP/Rbuild365620874/pgirmess/chm/pgirmess.chm': No
> such file or directory
> make[1]: *** [chm-pgirmess] Error 1
> make: *** [pkg-pgirmess] Error 2
> *** Installation of pgirmess failed ***
>
> I have recently installed MikTex 2.5 and Perl (I have been obliged to
> format my hard disk and reinstall everything after a computer crash...).
>
> Has anyone an idea about what means hcc: not found and how to make "hcc"
> available to the programme?

See: "To build Windows help" in:

http://www.murdoch-sutherland.com/Rtools/

where there is also a link to the Microsoft HTML Help Workshop, which doesn't seem to be on your path.

>
> Thanks in advance for any hint,
>
> Patrick
>
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