Scripts not executable (PR#2091)

Kurt Hornik
Wed, 2 Oct 2002 08:24:28 +0200

>>>>> kleiweg  writes:

> Running 'make' stops when it tries to build the recommended
> (included) packages, because the script 'Rcmd' is not
> executable. I have to do a 'chmod +x src/scripts/*' and rerun
> 'make'.

> In version 1.5.1 I also noticed the installed scripts were not
> executable, but I could do a 'chmod +x lib/R/bin/*' after 'make
> install'. But now the scripts are already needed during 'make'.

> This error does not occur on Linux-PC and Linux-Alpha.

The scripts are installed using INSTALL_SCRIPT, which according to my
understanding should install as mode 755.

After running configure, my top-level Makeconf contains

INSTALL = /usr/bin/install -c

What does yours look like?

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