[R] mvtnorm package

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Fri Sep 30 04:23:19 CEST 2005

On 30 September 2005 at 01:55, Caio Lucidius Naberezny Azevedo wrote:
| ==================================================
| downloaded 160Kb
| * Installing *source* package 'mvtnorm' ...
| ** libs
| g77   -fPIC  -g -O2 -c mvt.f -o mvt.o
| gcc -I/usr/lib/R/include     -fPIC  -g -O2 -c randomF77.c -o randomF77.o
| gcc -shared  -o mvtnorm.so mvt.o randomF77.o  -lg2c -lm -lgcc_s -L/usr/lib/R/lib -lR
| /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lg2c

That's the error. 

If you're on Debian, you need libg2c0-dev. But on Debian you may as just
install the existing binary package r-cran-mvtnorm.

If you're not on Debian you need to figure out where to get the complete set
of your libg2c tools from.

| I don't know what's the problem because I've installed the package "sn" with sucess

Sn may not contain fortran sources.


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         -- Roger Koenker, 'Dictionary of Received Ideas of Statistics'

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