Re: [Rd] vignette compilation times

From: Gabor Grothendieck <>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2009 17:47:53 -0500

On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 5:36 PM, Friedrich Leisch <> wrote:
>>>>>> On Thu, 19 Feb 2009 11:47:12 +0000,
>>>>>> Robin Hankin (RH) wrote:
> > thanks for this clarification Uwe
> > Could I include the r_env_cache/ directory in the package
> > and then assume that the CRAN checks use
> > Sweave(.... , driver=weaver())
> > in which case the process takes about 10 seconds?
> That makes no sense, because then there are no checks done at all: if
> the code in your vignette does not change, weaver will not recompute
> anything, hence the cached results are used. But in that case you
> could as well include only the PDF (or the generated .tex if you like
> that better) ...

Unless this has changed recently,I've tried including a PDF but it does not appear in library(help = myPackage) nor on the CRAN site on while Sweave'd PDFs do. mailing list Received on Thu 19 Feb 2009 - 21:51:28 GMT

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