[R] help with R CMD check --as-cran

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Sat Feb 23 03:13:57 CET 2013

On Feb 22, 2013, at 5:52 PM, Joshua Wiley wrote:

> Hi Tao,
> I wonder if you are on Windows?  If so, make sure you have qpdf
> installed, and the location is in your path.
> Cheers,
> Josh
> On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 3:32 PM, Tao Wang <Tao.Wang at utsouthwestern.edu> wrote:
>> Hi Everyone!
>> This is my first time using R-help. I am trying to do R CMD check before uploading my package to CRAN.
>> R CMD check --as-cran "my package folder".
>> However, it spits out this warning:
>> "pdf is needed for checks on size reduction of PDFs"
>> I searched online but found no clue to solve this problem. Can someone tell me what could be wrong with my package?

I believe this was crossposted to StackOverflow where the questioner has later reported figuring out that warning was inaccurate but harmless.

David Winsemius
Alameda, CA, USA

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