[R] Titelpage pdf-manual, packaging

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Sat Dec 10 16:50:14 CET 2011

On 09.12.2011 14:15, Johannes Radinger wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to get write my first own package.
> I followed the instructions in "Creating R Packages: A Tutorial"
> and "Writing R Extensions". So far everything works really
> fine, the script works and even the man-pages don't show
> any problems during the check process.
> During "check" there is also the package-manual.pdf created.
> When I compare my manual to those at the CRAN rep, i looks different:
> I seems the other manuals have a kind of "titlepage" and even the
> document title is different (package 'xxx' vs. R documentation
> of ‘/Users/...’ etc.).
> Is that behavior simply a matter of being published at CRAN and mine is just
> a local package for myself? Or do I miss a man-page which is responsible for
> that first page and the title?

Which R version are you using?

I typically get "package 'xxx'" when running R CMD check but "R 
documentation of ‘...’ " when runnign R CMD Rd2pdf on some Rd files with 

Uwe Ligges

> Best regards,
> Johannes
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