R-devel going away

José Matos jamatos at fc.up.pt
Thu Oct 23 18:41:41 UTC 2008

On Thursday 23 October 2008 19:22:07 James Antill wrote:
>  Well it kinda fits the "people expect foo-core + additions" _assuming_
> CRAN is a requirement, but really why don't we just package more of the
> R modules so CRAN usage isn't a requirement?

There are more than 1500 modules (the have been growing at an exponential rate 
in the last years). So while we would like to see more R packages in Fedora in 
are not even near to have a reasonable subset of R packaged.

So for the moment CRAN is really a requirement to use R in Fedora.

> --
> James Antill <james at fedoraproject.org>
> Fedora

José Abílio

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