On 8 May 2019 at 13:30, Matsievskiy S.V. wrote:
| Source: r-base
| Version: 3.6.0-1
| Severity: minor
| Dear Maintainer,
| By default R_LIBS_USER is set to $HOME/R. I think that it would be better to
| conform with XDG Base Directory Specification
| and use $XDG_DATA_HOME/R (~/.local/share/R) instead.
I sort of agree. [And there is more ... see below.] But this is 100%
upstream and it is important to me to stay as close to upstream, and the
behaviour on other systems (or just OS variants) as possible. So I would
need to ask you to file this upstream. Maybe start with an email on r-devel.
I could help if you want. The time is good as the annual release just
[ I personally don't even like ~/R/ and turned R_LIBS_USER off for most of
the 20+ years I used R. ]