[R] Titelpage pdf-manual, packaging

Johannes Radinger JRadinger at gmx.at
Sun Dec 11 13:34:57 CET 2011

Am 10.12.2011 um 16:50 schrieb Uwe Ligges:

> 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 R-release.

Hi, I am using R 2.14.0, so I don't know what is the reason for that behavior...

> Best,
> Uwe Ligges
>> Best regards,
>> Johannes
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