>> The NEWS item corresponding to PR#17284 is in "CHANGES in R-devel". However, fix for PR#17284 is already included in R 3.4.2 beta.
> Thank you, I'm sorry for not having acted sooner on this... and
> will do now.
The following is partly wrong: The news entry for PR#17292 had
been in NEWS for R 3.4.2 beta already.
> Note that this *also* applies to the PR#17292.
> R/src/main/bind.c has been identical in R-devel and R-patched
> (i.e. 3.4.2 beta) for quite some time, and the NEWS entries must
> be moved to 3.4.2 beta.