[Rd] R 3.1.1 and 3.1.2 both fail their test suites
murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Sat Nov 1 18:17:56 CET 2014
On 01/11/2014, 11:33 AM, Peter Simons wrote:
> Hi Uwe,
> > Nobody in R core runs NixOS and can reproduce this. This passes on most
> > other platforms, apparently. If you can point us to a problem or send
> > patches, we'd appreciate it.
> have tried running the test suite in a build that's configured with
> '--without-recommended-packages'? That's about the only unusual thing we
> do when building with Nix. Other than that, our build runs on a
> perfectly ordinary Linux -- and it used to succeed fine in earlier
> versions of R.
The tests "make check-devel" and "make check-all" are documented to
require the recommended packages, and will fail without them. On
Windows, "make check" also needs them, so this may be true on other
systems as well.
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