I am using the github action
r-lib/actions/check-r-package for checking my package aravind-j / germinationmetrics. My package includes a pdf vignette and hence requires
ghostscript for checking the package.
I am the following error with ubuntu and windows.
❯ checking sizes of PDF files under ‘inst/doc’ ... NOTE Unable to find GhostScript executable to run checks on size reduction
I have successfully installed it using the following code in yml.
- name: Install Ghostscript on Linux if: runner.os == 'Linux' run: sudo DEBIAN_FRONTEND=noninteractive apt-get install --yes ghostscript - name: Install Ghostscript on Windows if: runner.os == 'Windows' run: choco install ghostscript --no-progress
However, the error persists for windows despite ghostscript being installed.
How to force the Windows build to discover