Cant schedule R job using taskscheduleR

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Cant schedule R job using taskscheduleR

Bogaso
Hi,

I am trying to schedule an R job using taskscheduler_create() function
available in package taskscheduleR.

Below is my code:

> library(taskscheduleR)
Warning message:
package ‘taskscheduleR’ was built under R version 3.5.1
> taskscheduler_create(taskname = "ABC", rscript = paste("C:\\ABC.R"),
startdate = format(Sys.Date() + 1, "%d/%m/%Y"), schedule = "WEEKLY",
starttime = "16:30", days = c("MON", "TUE", "WED", "THU", "FRI")[1])
[1] "ERROR: Incorrect Start Date."
attr(,"status")
[1] 16389
Warning message:
In system(cmd, intern = TRUE) :
  running command 'schtasks /Create /TN "ABC" /TR "cmd /c
C:/PROGRA~1/R/R-35~1.0/bin/Rscript.exe \"C:\ABC.R\"  >> \"C:\ABC.log\"
2>&1" /SC WEEKLY /ST 16:30 /SD "25/08/2018" /D MON ' had status 16389


However it fails with stating Incorrect Start Date.

Any help to understand what went wrong?

I am using R in Windows. Below is Session Information :

> sessionInfo()
R version 3.5.0 (2018-04-23)
Platform: x86_64-w64-mingw32/x64 (64-bit)
Running under: Windows 10 x64 (build 17134)

Matrix products: default

locale:
[1] LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252  LC_CTYPE=English_United
States.1252    LC_MONETARY=English_United States.1252 LC_NUMERIC=C
                 LC_TIME=English_United States.1252

attached base packages:
[1] stats     graphics  grDevices utils     datasets  methods   base

other attached packages:
[1] taskscheduleR_1.1

loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
[1] compiler_3.5.0    tools_3.5.0       data.table_1.11.4

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Re: Cant schedule R job using taskscheduleR

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A quick guess it that your version of R is outdated.sessionInfo()
R version 3.5.0

package ‘taskscheduleR’ was built under R version 3.5.1
I don't know if that is the source of the error but I'd suggest updating to 3.5.1 as a first step.
   On Friday, August 24, 2018, 9:12:36 a.m. EDT, Christofer Bogaso <[hidden email]> wrote:  
 
 Hi,

I am trying to schedule an R job using taskscheduler_create() function
available in package taskscheduleR.

Below is my code:

> library(taskscheduleR)
Warning message:
package ‘taskscheduleR’ was built under R version 3.5.1
> taskscheduler_create(taskname = "ABC", rscript = paste("C:\\ABC.R"),
startdate = format(Sys.Date() + 1, "%d/%m/%Y"), schedule = "WEEKLY",
starttime = "16:30", days = c("MON", "TUE", "WED", "THU", "FRI")[1])
[1] "ERROR: Incorrect Start Date."
attr(,"status")
[1] 16389
Warning message:
In system(cmd, intern = TRUE) :
  running command 'schtasks /Create /TN "ABC" /TR "cmd /c
C:/PROGRA~1/R/R-35~1.0/bin/Rscript.exe \"C:\ABC.R\"  >> \"C:\ABC.log\"
2>&1" /SC WEEKLY /ST 16:30 /SD "25/08/2018" /D MON ' had status 16389


However it fails with stating Incorrect Start Date.

Any help to understand what went wrong?

I am using R in Windows. Below is Session Information :

> sessionInfo()
R version 3.5.0 (2018-04-23)
Platform: x86_64-w64-mingw32/x64 (64-bit)
Running under: Windows 10 x64 (build 17134)

Matrix products: default

locale:
[1] LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252  LC_CTYPE=English_United
States.1252    LC_MONETARY=English_United States.1252 LC_NUMERIC=C
                LC_TIME=English_United States.1252

attached base packages:
[1] stats    graphics  grDevices utils    datasets  methods  base

other attached packages:
[1] taskscheduleR_1.1

loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
[1] compiler_3.5.0    tools_3.5.0      data.table_1.11.4

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