Packages for RedHat 4.2, Debian 1.3

Friedrich Leisch
Fri, 16 Jan 1998 08:17:32 +0100

Doug Bates has succeeded in building rpm's for RedHat 4.2:

>>>>> On Thu, 15 Jan 1998 14:57:22 -0600 (CST),
>>>>> Douglas Bates (DB) wrote:

DB> I finally got r-base to build on a Debian 1.3 machine.  The
DB> r-base_0.61.1-1_i386.deb file now in the incoming area is for 1.3.

These are on CRAN now.

DB> I also got an .rpm for RedHat 4.2 to build.  It looks like it does no=
DB> have any problematic dependencies.  I will upload it, too.  It may be
DB> a good idea to have someone try to install it on a RedHat 4.2 machine
DB> before putting it into CRAN.  What do you think?

Yes, it might save us a couple of (correctly) complaining emails ...

I have put the RedHat 4.2 packages into

Could someone running RH 4.2 system please check them and email me
(and Doug) if they can be put onto CRAN? Thanks in advance!


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