[Rd] --enable-BLAS-shlib conflict with --with-lapack in configure?

Bjørn-Helge Mevik b.h.mevik at usit.uio.no
Thu Jul 3 13:37:04 CEST 2008

Prof Brian Ripley <ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk> writes:

> This is intentional.


> Please note what the R-admin manual says about
> --with-lapack, including 'definitely *not* recommended'

Oh.  I have always understood that as referring to --with-lapack, not

> If you are concerned about performance you definitely do not want to use
> shared R, not a shared BLAS.

I'm sorry, I don't quite follow you here.  Do you mean not create a shared R
and not create a shared BLAS, or was there a "not" too many?

Bjørn-Helge Mevik

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