Ricardo Wurmus <ricardo.wur...@mdc-berlin.de> writes:
> Searching the R sources indicates that this value is set in
> “src/library/base/R/srcfile.R”, which I’ve previously encountered in the
> arguments field of “r-minimal”. It looks like this value is taken from
> the source file’s mtime, but resetting the timestamps before the
> “install” phase didn’t seem to have helped. Maybe this needs to be done
> at some other point that is somewhere deep within R CMD INSTALL.
This is now fixed with commit 0fa4702c041a5746ec3a58b39e4276c39d18e7da.