[R] build R package on winXP

Jing Wu jingwu at stat.purdue.edu
Tue Jan 6 03:50:07 CET 2004

On Mon, 5 Jan 2004, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:

> On Mon, 5 Jan 2004, Jing Wu wrote:
> > I wrote an R function and want to build an R package on winXP. I have
> > set my
> > path:C:\bin;C:\MinGW\bin;C:\Perl\bin\;C:\Tcl\bin;C:\texmf\miktex\bin;C:\Program
> > Files\R\rw1081\bin;
> >
> > I tried to run "Rcmd build --help" but failed. Under
> > C:\WINDOWS\System32\cmd.exe, I got the error message:
> > Please set TMPDIR to a valid temporary directory.
I moved my folder 'IHF' to C:\Program Files\R\rw1081\src\library. Then I
typed the commond:
C:\Program Files\R\rw1081\src\library >Rcmd build --binary IHF
I got this error message:
Error: cannot change to directory 'C:/Documents'.

Where did I go wrong? Thanks.


More information about the R-help mailing list