Re: [R] Is anyone using the MiniR distribution?

From: Duncan Murdoch <>
Date: Fri 11 Mar 2005 - 09:55:39 EST

On Fri, 04 Feb 2005 14:45:35 +0000, Duncan Murdoch <> wrote :

>On Fri, 4 Feb 2005 14:46:03 +0100, Martin Maechler
><> wrote :
>>>>>>> "Duncan" == Duncan Murdoch <>
>>>>>>> on Fri, 04 Feb 2005 09:50:22 +0000 writes:
>> Duncan> The miniR files only include a minimal installation
>> Duncan> of R, and are rarely tested. Rather than building
>> Duncan> something that may not even work, I'd like to stop
>> Duncan> building them.
>> Duncan> Would this be a problem for anyone?
>>People for which this is a problem will probably not be
>>subscribed to R-help because they'll be living in places /
>>situations with bad / expensive internet connection.
>>(Sorry to be not really constructive here).
>That's a good point; I'll put a copy of my question in the miniR
>directory on CRAN. It's not a big problem to build it, but I don't
>want to test it if it's not being used.

Not having heard any complaints on this issue, I have now stopped building the mini distribution. I have taken the 2.0.1 files offline (but still have them available in case this causes hardship for anyone).

Duncan Murdoch mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Fri Mar 11 12:49:23 2005

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