Official repository for building R on Windows
Building R on Windows requires the following tools:
- Latest Rtools compiler toolchain
- Recent MiKTeX + packages
- Inno Setup to build the installer
- Perl such as Strawberry Perl
The appveyor-tools.ps1 powershell can be used for unattended installation of these tools.
To build manually first clone this repository plus dependencies:
git clone https://github.com/rwinlib/base cd base git submodule update --init
The appveyor.yml file has more details.