[Rcpp-devel] Rcpp advocacy question -- build environment

Hadley Wickham h.wickham at gmail.com
Sun Dec 9 21:56:03 CET 2012

> On 9 December 2012 at 10:32, Gabor Grothendieck wrote:
> | Rgui.bat, R.bat and Rcmd.bat in the batchfiles distribution
> | automatically locate R, Rtools and temporarily set all environment
> | variables and modify your path appropriately each time you call R so
> | the whole process is just install R, install Rtools, place Rgui.bat,
> | R.bat and Rcmd.bat anywhere on your path (or some subset of them if
> | you don't use them all)  The Windows PATH command will give you a list
> RStudio does something similar, and JJ kindly carried that code over to
> sourceCpp() in Rcpp so one gets it there too.

And devtools does something similar too, again with feedback from JJ.
So there are lots of options :)


RStudio / Rice University

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