[R] building R on freebsd 6.2 (amd64)

Gordon Bergling gbergling at 0xfce3.net
Thu Jan 18 15:22:44 CET 2007


Hiroyuki Kawakatsu wrote:
> Hi,
> I updated my os to freebsd 6.2 and built R-patched with no changes in
> configure. I pass make check and copy the R executable to
> /usr/local/bin/R. Then when I start R, I get
> /libexec/ld-elf.so.1: Shared object "libRblas.so" not found, required by "R"
> and have to copy/link the two shared object files (libRblas.so and
> libRlapack.so) to somewhere "visible" like /usr/local/lib/ as well. I
> didn't have to do this last step in freebsd 6.1. Is there some
> configure setting I can use to avoid having to move the two shared
> object files?
have you tried to build R over the ports system?



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