[R] (Summary) R and S interface

nj7w@virginia.edu nj7w at virginia.edu
Mon Jun 3 20:07:27 CEST 2002

Thanks to Mr. Lang and Mr. Singhal, who helped me solve the problem on
Installing RinS. The problem was that my system couldn't find
libR.so and zlib.h (the two files needed for installation).

They told me:

> > libR.so
> > doesn't get built or installed by default. Instead, to run R within
> > S-Plus, you must configure and compile R as a shared library.
> > To do this, download the R source code, un-tar it and
> > execute the commands
> >
> >   cd <top of R source tree>
> >   ./configure --enable-R-shlib
> >   make

and to download/install the file zlib from


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