Re: [Rd] Errors in R CMD check for R 2.8.0

From: Uwe Ligges <>
Date: Sun, 26 Oct 2008 14:54:40 +0100

dxc13 wrote:
> useR's,
> I get these 2 errors when I run "R CMD check" on my package, and I cannot
> figure out how to get around them. Does anyone have any ideas? If it is of
> any help, I use Windows XP.
> ...
> * checking replacement functions .... OK
> * checking foreign function calls ... OK
> * checking R code for possible problems ... NOTE
> Error in inDL(x, as.logical(local), as.logical(now), ...): unable to load
> shared library 'c:/Progra~1/R/R-2.8.0/library/tcltk/libs/tcltk.dll':
> LoadLibrary failure: The specified procedure could not be found.

Do you have tcltk installed at that location? Do you get any message from Windows? What happens if you type library("tcltk")?

> Error: .onLoad failed in 'loadNamespace' for 'tcltk'
> * Checking .Rd files ... OK
> ....
> * checking data for non-ASCII characters ... OK
> * creating kzs-Ex.R ... OK
> * checking examples ... ERROR
> Running examples in 'kzs-Ex.R' failed.

See the log file (kzs-Ex.Rout).

Uwe Ligges

> I have no idea how to solve the first problem with references the tcltk
> package and I do not know why my examples won't run. Any help is
> appreciated.
> dxc13 mailing list Received on Sun 26 Oct 2008 - 13:56:20 GMT

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