[R] Message produced under R 3.6.0.

Rolf Turner r@turner @end|ng |rom @uck|@nd@@c@nz
Tue Apr 30 01:32:05 CEST 2019

On 30/04/19 11:08 AM, Bert Gunter wrote:

> Offlist, as this might be complete baloney.

Thanks Bert.

I am CC-ing this reply to the r-help list since your suggestion is *NOT* 
complete baloney at all!

> What dependencies does your package have? -- is it possible that some of 
> these dependent packages have made changes or added features that have 
> ggplot2 etc. dependencies that cause these issues?


The package has no dependencies as such, but "Imports" a number of 
packages.  I tried loading these, one by one, and when I did


I got the message that was triggered by loading my package.  So that is 
the source of the problem.  If it is indeed a problem.

The question remains:  is this message something that I (or the 
maintainer of brms) should be worried about?



> On Mon, Apr 29, 2019 at 3:55 PM Rolf Turner <r.turner using auckland.ac.nz 
> <mailto:r.turner using auckland.ac.nz>> wrote:
>     I just installed the latest version of R on my laptop (running Ubuntu
>     18.04; used "sudo apt-get install r-base".)
>     Now when I load a package that I have written I get a message on screen:
>      > Registered S3 methods overwritten by 'ggplot2':
>      >   method         from
>      >   [.quosures     rlang
>      >   c.quosures     rlang
>      >   print.quosures rlang
>      > Registered S3 method overwritten by 'dplyr':
>      >   method               from
>      >   as.data.frame.tbl_df tibble
>      > Registered S3 method overwritten by 'xts':
>      >   method     from
>      >   as.zoo.xts zoo
>     What is the import of this (mysterious and cryptic) pronouncement?  I
>     don't understand it at all.  My package makes no use of ggplot2, dplyr
>     or xts.
>     Should I be worried?  Are there adjustments that I should make to my
>     package (e.g. to NAMESPACE)?
>     Thanks for any tips.
>     cheers,
>     Rolf Turner
>     -- 
>     Honorary Research Fellow
>     Department of Statistics
>     University of Auckland
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Department of Statistics
University of Auckland
Phone: +64-9-373-7599 ext. 88276

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