[Rd] Building R with f2c - still needed?

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Tue 13 Dec 2005 - 21:48:56 GMT


Does anyone have a need to use f2c rather than a Fortran compiler to build R?

It is yet one more thing to test, and as it only works on 32-bit platforms it is something that I will shortly no longer be able to test.

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Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
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