[R] suppress checking chm files in R CMD check on Windows

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu Dec 1 19:39:34 CET 2005

On Thu, 1 Dec 2005, Ingmar Visser wrote:

> Dear R-helpers,
> When installing a source package I can suppress the compilation of .chm
> files by using the --docs="normal" option. Is it also possible to suppress
> the creation and checking of .chm files when calling R CMD check ?

Part of the check is that the package can be installed, and that includes 
making .chm files.  Why would you not want the check?  If you really do 
not, use --no-install.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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