RE: [Rd] compiling and making R-2.0.1 for windows XP

From: Liaw, Andy <andy_liaw_at_merck.com>
Date: Sat 29 Jan 2005 - 00:47:45 EST


> From: John Marsland
>
> I am having no luck compiling R-2.0.1 on a Windows XP
> platform. I have not had these problems when compliling
> previous versions of R.
>
> I've installed all the recommended software and tools. But I
> cannot get round this error message:
>
> make
> make[1]: `Rpwd.exe' is up to date.
> make -f Makefile.docfiles
> make[3]: Nothing to be done for `docfiles'.
> -------- Building ../../../library/base/R/Rprofile from
> ../../library/profile/Common.R
> ../../library/profile/Rprofile.windows--------
> mkdir -p ../../../library/base/R
> cat: not found

  ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Have you checked to make sure the *nix tools in Rtool.zip is in the PATH?

Andy

> make[3]: *** [../../../library/base/R/Rprofile] Error 127
> make[2]: *** [fixfiles] Error 2
> make[1]: *** [rbuild] Error 2
> make: *** [all] Error 2
>
> Can anybody suggest a solution?
>
> Thanks,
>
> John
>
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