[R] Rd problems

Duncan Murdoch murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Tue Jan 1 22:28:26 CET 2013

On 13-01-01 2:48 PM, Daniel Marcelino wrote:
> Dear users,
> I'm struggling with encoding issues for documenting some functions. The Rd format is incradible simple, however, because I'm dealing with diacritic strings, I seted up encoding in several Rd files as latin1. Under R, using the checks available in the package 'tools it performs pretty well. But when  check the package as cran, I got several encoding issues. Have any one faced this problem?
> It points out to be a Latex problem, but my guess it is not. I'm using an updated version o Mac Tex.
> Thanks in advance,
> This typically indicates Rd problems.
> LaTeX errors found:
> 711b8b/Rd2.tex:98: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:  not set up for u
> se with LaTeX.
> See the inputenc package documentation for explanation.
> Type  H <return>  for immediate help.
> 711b8b/Rd2.tex:157: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:  not set up for
> use with LaTeX.

I think you need to be more forthcoming with specific examples.  Is the 
package available somewhere for us to look at it?

Duncan Murdoch

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