Build fail - gdal install + projectit.cpp

Recent builds are failing during installation of dependent package gdal. Specific error seems to stem from a syntax error in rgdal-included code projectit.cpp. Building under linux/xenial.

Can’t find info on this bug online, but maybe fixed in another version of gdal? Is one available in the system, and if so can it be requested in the build config? Any help or suggestions welcomed.

Try looking at this:

Thanks, problem was related to install of rgdal package, not devtools, and I didn’t find anything useful in that thread.

Was able to resolve by forcing install of rgdal from R-Forge using a before install command: