[R] Submissions to CRAN

Friedrich Leisch Friedrich.Leisch@ci.tuwien.ac.at
Tue, 5 Jan 1999 12:33:18 +0100 (CET)

>>>>> On Tue, 5 Jan 1999 11:31:10 GMT,
>>>>> Jonathan Myles (JM) wrote:

>> *) I know that the packaging standards for CRAN may seem a little bit
>> pedantic, but only this way the `R INSTALL' interface can work without
>> troubles. Hence, the standards make life a little bit harder for
>> contributors, but we think it makes life much easier for the average
>> user (and these are the ones with less knowledge on how to fix
>> things).

JM> I'm sorry to be dim, but are the "packaging standards for CRAN" the s=
JM> thing as the "How can I create an R package" section of the FAQ? If n=
JM> where are they?

Yes, that's exactly what I meant ... sorr for using different
words. With standards I just meant file name conventions, dirs in a
package and all the other stuff that's mentioned in the FAQ or the
help(library) page ...


                        Friedrich  Leisch=20
Institut f=FCr Statistik                     Tel: (+43 1) 58801 10715
Technische Universit=E4t Wien                Fax: (+43 1) 58801 10798
Wiedner Hauptstra=DFe 8-10/1071      Friedrich.Leisch@ci.tuwien.ac.at
A-1040 Wien, Austria             http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~leisch
     PGP public key http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~leisch/pgp.key

r-devel mailing list -- Read http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~hornik/R/R-FAQ.html
Send "info", "help", or "[un]subscribe"
(in the "body", not the subject !)  To: r-devel-request@stat.math.ethz.ch