[R] R under suse linux 9.3
p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Thu Jul 7 11:39:01 CEST 2005
Ernesto Jardim <ernesto at ipimar.pt> writes:
> Mahdi Osman wrote:
> > Hi, dear list members,
> > I've been using R under windows XP and I am now changing
> > my system to SUSE LINUX 9.3.
> > I could figure out that there is no precompiled version
> > of R for LINUX. To get me going, I would like your help
> > regarding what I need to setup R under my SUSE LINUX.
> > Which compiler do I need to be able to compile the source
> > and I was wondering if I could get GNU compiler?
> > I highly appreciate your help and for taking your time.
> > Looking forward to hearing from you
> > Regards
> > Mahdi
> Hi Mahdi,
> Just uncompress the file
> tar -xzf R-2.1.0.tar.gz
Er, 2.1.1 has been out a couple of weeks...
> cd into the directory and do
> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local
> make install
> It might happen that some packages are not installed, the most common is
> not to have the devel version of "readline" and "f2c". Just start yast
> and install these packages.
gcc-g77 more likely. Plus various other stuff relating to tcl/tk, etc.
> Another issue is that you should run the previous commands with your
> user and the "make install" has root.
Yes, but what was ever wrong with
O__ ---- Peter Dalgaard Øster Farimagsgade 5, Entr.B
c/ /'_ --- Dept. of Biostatistics PO Box 2099, 1014 Cph. K
(*) \(*) -- University of Copenhagen Denmark Ph: (+45) 35327918
~~~~~~~~~~ - (p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk) FAX: (+45) 35327907
More information about the R-help