[Rd] R 3.1.0: 'R CMD Sweave' deletes non tex files created upon batch mode exit
maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Sun Apr 20 20:19:40 CEST 2014
>>>>> Marc Schwartz <marc_schwartz at me.com>
>>>>> on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:37:30 -0500 writes:
> On Apr 19, 2014, at 8:05 AM, Martin Maechler
> <maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch> wrote:
>>>>>>> Martin Maechler <maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch> on Thu,
>>>>>>> 17 Apr 2014 11:22:04 +0200 writes:
>>> PS: I'm currently testing a patch where 'R CMD Sweave'
>>> will revert to not deleting anything after running the R
>>> code by default.
>>> Martin Maechler
>> Some may have noted that R-devel, since svn revsion 65401
>> (= 2014-04-17 12:19:44 +0200) now is patched, with log
>>> R CMD Sweave must not delete files by default;
>>> buildVignette(*, keep); update (and fix/clarify)
>>> documentation; cosmetic (& speedup in buildVignettes())
>> The daily (source!) snapshots of R devel now also contain
>> We plan to port the patch to 'R 3.1.0 patched' (to become
>> 3.1.1 in the future) after the Easter holidays... and
>> would be glad if some volunteers could support
>> development of R by testing this (or newer) version of
>> Martin Maechler, ETH Zurich
> Hi Martin,
> Thanks for this.
> I removed 3.1.0 release on my Mac and cleanly installed:
> R Under development (unstable) (2014-04-17 r65403) --
> "Unsuffered Consequences"
> from Simon's binary site. This is using the Mavericks
> binary, albeit on Simon's site, it indicates r65407.
> I ran the prior .Rnw file that started this thread and it
> now works fine, as the created 'non-tex' files are
> retained upon completion of the R CMD Sweave run.
Thank you, Marc, for the confirmation.
> Thanks for the efforts in fixing this issue.
you are welcome, and thanked again together with everyone who
spends the little extra time for checking / using "the next
version of R" -- in general, i.e., on a regular basis.
> Marc Schwartz
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