[R] keeping github packages up to date
pro|@@m|t@m|tt@| @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Fri Oct 12 18:00:49 CEST 2018
I'd just check with a strip script checking for updates with devtools,
maybe every week and maybe when a mail pops from the git team, if
subscribed (pretty powerful about merges into the final software )
On Fri 12 Oct, 2018, 21:03 Jeff Newmiller, <jdnewmil using dcn.davis.ca.us> wrote:
> Reinstall the updated versions however you originally did. The "obstacles"
> imposed by CRAN that cause package developers to forgo sharing there came
> about to confirm documentation, cross-platform compatibility and
> dependencies. With no referee enforcing such care in the environments you
> are pulling from, you cannot expect automated dependency management to
> work. You are riding a mustang in the Wild West... so have fun while it
> lasts... eventually bit-rot will break your library unless you freeze it
> (use packrat and keep old versions of R?).
> On October 12, 2018 8:00:11 AM PDT, Federico Calboli <
> federico.calboli using kuleuven.be> wrote:
> >Hi all,
> >more and more people (sadly) are putting stuff on github, with either
> >no CRAN upload or an package. So I am stuck with using devtools and
> >I know how to keep stuff from CRAN updated — how do I do the same for
> >github stuff?
> >Federico Calboli
> >LBEG - Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics
> >Charles Deberiotstraat 32
> box 2439
> >3000 Leuven
> >+32 16 32 87 67
> >R-help using r-project.org mailing list -- To UNSUBSCRIBE and more, see
> >PLEASE do read the posting guide
> >and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
> Sent from my phone. Please excuse my brevity.
> R-help using r-project.org mailing list -- To UNSUBSCRIBE and more, see
> PLEASE do read the posting guide
> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
Pursuing Ph.D. in Finance and Accounting
Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
Visit my SSRN author page:
* Top 10% Downloaded Author on SSRN
Mob: +91 7525023664
This message has been sent from a mobile device. I may contact you again.
[[alternative HTML version deleted]]
More information about the R-help