[R] help on windows 32 compile... R-2.8.1
murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Tue Dec 30 23:50:35 CET 2008
On 30/12/2008 5:48 PM, James Yoo wrote:
> Thanks for your reply.
> here is my path:
You shouldn't have "<DIR>" in there. Just put in whatever the directory
> I downloaded my R source from the cran.
> the command I executed from within R-2.8.1\src\gnuwin32 is:
> 'make all recommended'
> I'd love to just install the binary, but I'm trying to compile rpy2 which
> complains about R not being compiled as a library.
> thanks for whatever help you can provide.
> On Tue, Dec 30, 2008 at 4:23 PM, Duncan Murdoch <murdoch at stats.uwo.ca>wrote:
>> On 30/12/2008 4:59 PM, James Yoo wrote:
>>> lemme clarify... the last line is:
>>> make: *** No rule to make target `inst/BasicClasses.R', needed by
>>> `<DIR>/R-2.8.1/library/methods/inst'. Stop.
>>> On Tue, Dec 30, 2008 at 3:23 PM, James Yoo <james.yoo at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> I'm trying compile R-2.8.1. I've got Rtools installed, paths setup,
>>>> the compile progress up to a point and then complains:
>>>> ... DLL made
>>>> installing DLL
>>>> collecting R files
>>>> preparing package methods for lazy loading
>>>> dumping R code in package `methods'
>>>> initializing class and method definitions ...done
>>>> make: *** No rule to make target `inst/BasicClasses.R', needed by
>>>> `<DIR>'. Stop.
>>>> any help would be appreciated.
>> I've never seen that particular error, but it smells like a problem with
>> your path: if some R tool is supposed to return a directory name, but yours
>> returns <DIR>, you might see something like that.
>> If you need more help, please post more details: what is your path, where
>> did you get the R sources, how are you starting the build?
>> Duncan Murdoch
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