[Rprotobuf-yada] R version
romain.francois at dbmail.com
Mon Sep 13 08:28:18 CEST 2010
Le 11/09/10 18:37, Dirk Eddelbuettel a écrit :
> On 11 September 2010 at 09:23, eckuipers-web at yahoo.com wrote:
> | Is here any particular reason why RProtobuf requires R version 2.11.0 or higher?
> Nope. We just happen to run current versions and sometimes encode this
> somewhat sloppily.
Yes and No, but mostly no.
No because RProtoBuf uses the controllable internal web server for the
RPC system, and the web server was introduced in R 2.11.0
Yes because, well nobody knows or uses the RPC system so far. Blame it
on our marketing.
> I _think_ that everything in our nexus that is on CRAN
> should actually work with 2.10.* but I am not entirely sure. For Rcpp 0.8.6
> I just dialed it back down from 2.11 to 2.10.
> That said, Rcpp in SVN just switched to R 2.12 because we are matching /
> extending / cooperating with some internal changes there. That is explicit
> and on purpose. But for the others older releases should work.
> | I have version 2.10.1 installed and rather not upgrade (since its the version we
> | use on all computers at my work)
> Poor you :) I run Ubuntu server at work using 10.4 and get current R
> versions from CRAN thanks to the backporters Vincent and Michael.
> In short: just edit DESCRIPTION and move on. You should be fine. Try R CMD
> check as well.
Professional R Enthusiast
+33(0) 6 28 91 30 30
|- http://bit.ly/cCmbgg : Rcpp 0.8.6
|- http://bit.ly/bzoWrs : Rcpp svn revision 2000
`- http://bit.ly/b8VNE2 : Rcpp at LondonR, oct 5th
More information about the Rprotobuf-yada