[R] What graphics device settings are used by Rcmd check ?

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Nov 13 07:25:44 CET 2013

On 12/11/2013 21:45, Kevin Wright wrote:
> I'm on Windows 7.
> When I do Rcmd check pkg, I get this error from a .Rd file:
> Error in plot.new() : plot region too large
> Using the windows() and pdf() devices in interactive mode, the code in the
> .Rd file works just fine.
> I'm wondering if the graphics device settings are the culprit and am trying
> to find the settings used by Rcmd check.

No settings are used.  So the default device on your system for 
non-interactive session is used.
> Where do I look for these?
'check' is R code in the tools package.

This really was an R-devel question: see the posting guide.

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