Re: [Rd] R 2.2.1 installation trouble on SGI/Sun (PR#8575)

From: Atro Tossavainen <atossava_at_cc.helsinki.fi>
Date: Wed 08 Feb 2006 - 12:55:35 GMT


Dear Prof Ripley,

> Thank you for the reply. Setting these variables explicitly on the make
> install line should help.

I just fixed them in Makeconf explicitly and it's OK now.

> I have a guess at the shell problem. Configure contains
>
> if test -z ${rdocdir}; then
> rdocdir='${rhome}/doc'
> fi
>
> and maybe test -z is broken. Does it help to add quotes as in
>
> if test -z "${rdocdir}"; then

Yes, that's the trick.

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