[Rd] Problem building R-3.2.4

Mick Jordan mick.jordan at oracle.com
Thu Mar 10 18:35:35 CET 2016

On 3/10/16 9:22 AM, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:
> The same issue was already reported (and resolved) in the bug tracker earlier
> today.  All this is due to 'most systems' using their system lzma (so the
> issue was not tickled in eg all the Debian and Ubuntu builds we do) but you
> here do not -- and hence got bitten by a Makefile typo.
> Just fix it locally to
>        @rm -f $@
> or use a system lzma.  More details at
>     https://bugs.r-project.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=16755
Thx. I made that change optimistically and it worked. Aren't thsee 
multiple Linux platforms a pain.

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