[Rcpp-devel] sourceCpp failing on windows whereas devtools::has_devel and devtools:::R works

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Thu Oct 17 17:12:57 CEST 2013

On 17 October 2013 at 10:49, JJ Allaire wrote:
| I think the reason Dirk's configuration worked is that he added Rtools to the
| path during installation. If Romain didn't do this, then sourceCpp goes looking

Even system-wide.  And I "fix" directories, so it is always

     c:/opt/R-current                       # no matter which R version

| for Rtools 2.15 or 2.16 (the initial development version for R 3.0) and doesn't
| find it. I just committed a change that includes R 3.0 and R 3.1 in the
| whitelist of Rtools versions we know work correctly.

That does sound like a likely culprit -- thanks!


Dirk Eddelbuettel | edd at debian.org | http://dirk.eddelbuettel.com

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