[Rd] R on Redhat 7 / glibc problem (PR#768)

B.Rowlingson@lancaster.ac.uk B.Rowlingson@lancaster.ac.uk
Fri, 15 Dec 2000 19:12:30 +0100 (MET)

Full_Name: Barry Rowlingson
Version: 1.2.0
OS: Redhat 7.0/i386
Submission from: (NULL) (

Compiling R 1.2.0 from source on a RH7.0 machine I get:

../unix/libunix.a(sys-unix.o): In function `R_getProcTime':
/root/R-1.2.0/src/unix/sys-unix.c:153: undefined reference to `__sysconf'
/root/R-1.2.0/src/unix/sys-unix.c:154: undefined reference to `__sysconf'

 - it installed fine on another RH7.0 machine earlier, so I check the
glibc version, and sure enough, this one hasn't been updated. It was


 upgrading to:


 using the Redhat 'up2date' utility, has fixed it.


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