Make a reproducible example , because it doesn't happen for me. Then
post your example at  or , because this is the wrong list for this
You may find that the act of browsing the directory using a GUI is what creates
that file rather than the compilation itself.
 https://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/reprex/index.html (read the
Sent from my phone. Please excuse my brevity.
On March 2, 2018 10:50:54 AM PST, michael tsagris via R-help
>Hello, I am experiencing some difficult time with my R package. Every
>time I compilei it a hidden file, desktop.ini, is being created. I am
>using C++ behind, linkking to Rcpp. The file is generated even when I
>compile it with Linux, and in many different computers. Does anybody
>have any advice or ideas?
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