[ADMB Users] requesting volunteers

Iago Mosqueira iago.mosqueira at gmail.com
Sat May 28 01:15:10 PDT 2011

On May 24, 2:41 pm, Ben Bolker <bbol... at gmail.com> wrote:
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>   We ("glmmADMB development team") are working on an updated version of
> glmmADMB (an R interface to AD Model Builder that specifically fits
> GLMMs -- the advantage for a typical R user being that they don't have
> to install ADMB or learn any of its syntax ...).
>   In order to make this work, we need to include compiled binary
> executables for a specific TPL file for every supported platform -- that
> is, Windows 32- and 64-bit, Linux 32- and 64-bit, and MacOS (32/64 both
> get included in the same binary).  It's turning out to be a bit of a
> hassle for the active developers to get access to all of these platforms.
>   I was wondering if I could get *one* volunteer per platform (or you
> could volunteer for more than one, if you have more than one running)
> [other than Linux 32-bit which I can handle] who would be willing to
> help out with development by acting as a "build-bot" -- i.e., when I
> send you an updated version of the file, you could build it with a
> fairly short turnaround (a day or so?) and return it to me.  (e-mail to
> bbol... at gmail.com will work, although you may have to change the file
> extension to something innocuous in order to get Gmail to accept it.)
>   Please let me know if you'd be willing to do this.  I don't imagine it
> will take much time -- updates every few days in the next few weeks
> (perhaps), then slowing down markedly thereafter ...
>   cheers
>     Ben Bolker


I could do Linux 64 bit

Iago Mosqueira
EC JRC, Ispra Italy

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