Re: [R] problem building R packages in windows xp

From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.uni-dortmund.de>
Date: Mon 25 Jul 2005 - 03:45:43 EST

Jordi wrote:

> Dear R users,
>
>
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> I am having problems building R packages in Windows xp. I have followed the
> instructions from Peter E. Rossi in Documentation -> Other, except for the
> TeX version (fpTeX), since when I go to the recommended webpage, it is said
> that fpTeX has been discontinued. I have MikTeX in my computer, and I have
> followed the recommendations in
> http://www.murdoch-sutherland.com/Rtools/miktex.html. I have followed the so
> called Workaround 4.
>
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> After running R CMD Rd2txt and R CMD Rdconv without problems, I have a
> problem when I run R CMD build <package>. It is always in the .chm file:
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>

>>>>Building/Updating help pages for package 'test'

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> Formats: text html latex example chm
>
> riChisq text html latex example chm
>
> hhc: not found

hhc is the Mircosoft html help compiler. Do you have it installed?
Do you have it in your path?
Do you have modified MkRules accordingly?

Uwe Ligges

> cp: cannot stat 'c:/temp/RPackageExample-19Jul05/test/chm/test.chm': No such
> file or directory
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> I do not know if this error is due to the TeX version, or if I am doing any
> other error. Does anybody have some idea?
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> Thank you in advance
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> Jordi
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