[Rd] Two minor build system patches.

Duncan Murdoch murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Mon Jun 27 13:07:56 CEST 2016

On 27/06/2016 6:58 AM, Ray Donnelly wrote:
> Hi all,
> I ran into a few problems building R 3.3.1 and came up wth the
> attached patches (fingers crossed they don't get stripped, I've also
> sent this email to Jeroen since that worked last time). Would it be
> possible to review and merge them if they are OK?
> The first one uses AC_SEARCH_LIBS instead of AC_CHECK_LIB, looking for
> ncursesw before ncurses since ncurses is usually build with wide
> character support in which case non-w prefixed libraries are not
> created. ArchLinux (and Conda) then make fake ld linker libraries for
> the non-w prefixed ones.
> The second patch fixes a typo where CPPFLAGS is misspelt as CPPLAGS
> which causes them to be forgotten about in the middle of configure.

Your patches were attached.  I'll apply the second one, but I'll leave 
the first one for someone who knows the issues.

Duncan Murdoch

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