[R] Windows compile

Duncan Murdoch murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Mon Jul 4 03:13:44 CEST 2005

Philip Bermingham wrote:
> I'm trying to compile R on Windows 2003 Server and following the
> instruction laid out in R inst and admin manual I continue to get this
> error:
> make: ./Rpwd.exe: Command not found
> make[1]: ./Rpwd.exe: Command not found
> /cygdrive/d/rp/tools/bin/make --no-print-directory -C front-ends Rpwd
> /cygdrive/d/rp/tools/bin/make -C ../../include -f Makefile.win version
> make[3]: sh.exe: Command not found

sh.exe is one of the programs in the tools collection, so it looks as 
though you don't have that on your path.  Getting the path right is 
important.  A description of what you need in the path is in the R 
Installation and Administration manual.

Duncan Murdoch

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