[R] Building problem: leftover from old OS
maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Thu Jul 22 11:59:24 CEST 2004
I guess that you built R before (in the same location for
Solaris 2.7) ?
(or just wipe out everything, and unpack the R-1.9.1.tar.gz again)
before calling configure should solve the problem.
BTW: I'd recommend to build in a different directory than the
Starting from scratch, I'd do
tar xfz R-1.9.1.tar.gz
^^^^^^^^^ maybe add some recommended Solaris options
>>>>> "Giovanni" == Giovanni Petris <GPetris at uark.edu>
>>>>> on Wed, 21 Jul 2004 16:59:37 -0500 (CDT) writes:
Giovanni> I have updated my OS from Solaris 2.7 to Solaris
Giovanni> 2.8, and I am trying to build R 1.9.1. Configure
Giovanni> seems to run fine, resulting in the message:
Giovanni> R is now configured for sparc-sun-solaris2.8
Giovanni> Source directory: .
Giovanni> Installation directory: /usr/local
Giovanni> C compiler: cc -xO5 -dalign -xlic_lib=sunperf
Giovanni> C++ compiler: CC -xO5 -dalign
Giovanni> Fortran compiler: f95 -xO5 -dalign -xlic_lib=sunperf
Giovanni> Interfaces supported: X11
Giovanni> External libraries: BLAS(none), LAPACK(in blas)
Giovanni> Additional capabilities: PNG, JPEG
Giovanni> Options enabled: R profiling
Giovanni> Recommended packages: yes
Giovanni> Unfortunately, the generated file
Giovanni> ./src/appl/Makefile contains the lines:
Giovanni> approx.o: approx.c ../../src/include/config.h \
Giovanni> ../../src/include/R_ext/Arith.h \
Giovanni> /opt/gnu/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.7/2.95.2/include/math.h \
Giovanni> and, since the mentioned file doesn't exist
Giovanni> (actually, there is no gcc on my machine yet),
Giovanni> invoking make results in the following error:
Giovanni> make: Entering directory `/usr/local/R/R-1.9.1/src/appl'
Giovanni> make: *** No rule to make target
Giovanni> needed by `approx.o'. Stop.
Giovanni> Do you have any idea of what is going on here?
Giovanni> Thanks in advance,
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