[R] Re: packages
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue Feb 3 07:54:52 CET 2004
You need to install the package on Windows just as you do on Unix, not
unzip a *source* package in the destination area.
Please consult the relevant FAQ.
On Mon, 2 Feb 2004, Barbara Bailey wrote:
> I am trying to make my own package of R functions, datasets and help
> files, which were originally in S and have been converted. As a Unix
> user, I am trying to make a package that installs on Windows and I am
> having some trouble.
> I have a zip file that seems to unzip fine, but I have to use the source
> command to make functions accessible.
> e.g. source("C:/Program Files/R/rw1081/library/slab/R/slab.q")
> Is there a command that make happen? or is the .q extention causing trouble?
> It turns out that the data() command works fine, but help files are not
> accessible either.
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics, http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
University of Oxford, Tel: +44 1865 272861 (self)
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