[R] unexpected reloc type in dyn.load

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Tue Nov 21 01:31:24 CET 2000

ben at zoo.ufl.edu writes:

>   Forgive the really vague thought ... but ... I thought I heard somewhere
> that RH 7.0 also shipped with an older compiler (maybe referred to as
> "kgcc"?) because people were having trouble compiling the Linux kernel
> with the new gcc ... according to a random web-trawl, kgcc is
> gcc version egcs-2.91.66 19990314/Linux (egcs-1.1.2 release)
> Perhaps this would work better?
>   If this works it might (?) even be possible to put the workaround into
> the configure scripts, I guess ...

Unfortunately, the egcs-2.91.66 from RH 6.2 is *also* having trouble
with the akima library (and several others with Fortran components),
so I wouldn't set my hopes too high...

Compiling with kgcc *and* using --with-f2c on the configure might
work, but honestly...

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