Re: [Rd] I have finished compiling of R 64 bit on 64 bit Windows use MINGW64

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2010 09:37:07 +0000 (GMT)

I have successfully downloaded the files and looked at the source changes. I did that on Linux, and am now downloading on Vista64.

I think I understand most of the changes, and will get back to you later if I have any questions.

BTW, where in the world are you (so I can undersand what timezone you are in)?

Brian Ripley

On Wed, 6 Jan 2010, Gong Yu wrote:

> When I try to upload to your sever,filezilla report error ,so I upload to other place
> the source code and bin can download at:
> http://download.cos.name/incoming/r64-src-and-bin-for-win64.zip
>
> (attention: the source code may be contain error,you are welcome report bugs to me)
>
> the tool-chain can download at:
> http://download.cos.name/incoming/Rtools64.zip
>
> (attention: the gcc included in the tool-chain is a native gcc 4.5.0 for win64(20091231),
> I download from http://www.equation.com/servlet/equation.cmd?fa=fortran
> and it's free and GPLed,so we can use it )
>
> the change file is
> 1. 3 manifest files in gnuwin32\front-end\*.manifest,which is have wrong arch
> 2. gnuwin32\fix\h\config64.h
> 3. graphappmain.c,rterm.c,rgui.c (main change)
> 4. makefile and mkrules in gunwin32,
> 5. rscript.c in src\unix
> 6. every c file in extra\xz\*.c that have a main function (just comment out or delete the main function)
> 7. change the R\share\make\var.mk,(comment out the tcltk)
> 8. may be more files, but I can't recall now,so if there have an error then you can tell me,i will try figure it out
>
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de>
> To: Gong Yu <armgong_at_yahoo.com>
> Cc: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>; R-windows_at_R-project.org
> Sent: Wed, January 6, 2010 5:03:52 PM
> Subject: Re: [Rd] I have finished compiling of R 64 bit on 64 bit Windows use MINGW64
>
>
>
> On 06.01.2010 10:02, Uwe Ligges wrote:
>>
>>
>> On 06.01.2010 01:54, Gong Yu wrote:
>>> I will follow the GPL rule, upload the source code, but i can't make
>>> diff, because in my office's pc there is no svn and gnutools.
>>
>> Thanks. If you upload the sources and indicate which files you have
>> changed, we can easily diff ourselves.
>
>
> I see you tried to upload, but the file came in empty.
>
> Best wishes,
> uwe
>
>
>
>> Best wishes,
>> Uwe
>>
>>
>>> ----- Original Message ----
>>> From: Prof Brian Ripley<ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
>>> To: Uwe Ligges<ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de>
>>> Cc: Gong Yu<armgong_at_yahoo.com>; R-windows_at_R-project.org
>>> Sent: Tue, January 5, 2010 9:20:59 PM
>>> Subject: Re: [Rd] I have finished compiling of R 64 bit on 64 bit
>>> Windows use MINGW64
>>>
>>> On Tue, 5 Jan 2010, Uwe Ligges wrote:
>>>
>>>> Dear Yu,
>>>>
>>>> thank you very much for the informations and the files.
>>>> I just allocated some matrices and it seems to works (and allocated
>>>> up to 4GB for me - stopped due to an R internal limit, obviously).
>>>>
>>>> Anyway, it would be really helpful to get the sources - the binary
>>>> does ot really help for making the 64-bit version (including daily
>>>> patched and devel versions and all packages) available to the public.
>>>> This would also allow to run the regression tests and apply some
>>>> other checks.
>>>
>>> Can you use a portable archive format rather than .rar? I'll need to
>>> install some means of unpacking that (7zip?). R itself can produce a
>>> .tar.gz (or even .tar.zx) file.
>>>
>>> Please note (like my comment below about that 'mingw64' distribution)
>>> that you are not allowed by R's licence to distribute such a binary
>>> build without the modified sources you used. So we really do need the
>>> sources to keep this above board (and sending it to us is
>>> 'distribution').
>>>
>>> Brian Ripley
>>>
>>>> You can upload with anonymous access to
>>>> ftp://win-builder.r-project.org/R-devel/
>>>>
>>>> Thank you very much!
>>>>
>>>> Best wishes,
>>>> Uwe
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 05.01.2010 02:46, Gong Yu wrote:
>>>>> Dear Uwe Ligges
>>>>>
>>>>> 1. I use ftp://ftp.equation.com/gcc/gcc-4.5-20091231-64.exe + msys
>>>>> +perl,
>>>
>>> Aha, that is not the distribution from the mingw64 project. Is it a
>>> native Win64 toolchain? Where are the sources (which GPL requires to
>>> be made available in a non-proprietary format in parallel)?
>>>
>>>>> and the
>>>>> source code i used is R 2.11.0 devel(i not sure the exact svn
>>>>> version,but it is last month)
>>>>>
>>>>> 2. I not familiar with diff ,so I afraid I can't give you a
>>>>> patch,but alternative I can upload the source my changed or the
>>>>> whole source code.
>>>>>
>>>>> 3. mainly changed 3 manifest files in gnuwin32\front-end ,
>>>>> config64.h graphappmain.c,rterm.c,rgui.c, makefile in gunwin32,
>>>>> rscript.c in src\unix
>>>>>
>>>>> 4. also changed some c files in xz dir,because mingw64
>>>>>
>>>>> if you can provide a space I can first upload the R 64 bin file ,the
>>>>> tool-chain i used, then the whole R source (because there still some
>>>>> problems in the sources ,so it maybe a few day later)
>>>>>
>>>>> Best wishes,
>>>>>
>>>>> Gong Yu
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --- On Mon, 1/4/10, Uwe Ligges<ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> From: Uwe Ligges<ligges_at_statistik.tu-dortmund.de>
>>>>>> Subject: Re: [Rd] I have finished compiling of R 64 bit on 64 bit
>>>>>> Windows use MINGW64
>>>>>> To: "Arm Gong"<armgong_at_yahoo.com>
>>>>>> Cc: r-devel_at_r-project.org, R-windows_at_R-project.org
>>>>>> Date: Monday, January 4, 2010, 10:11 AM
>>>>>> Dear Arm Gong,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> we are certianly very interested. How many files (and
>>>>>> which) did you patch, which version of the different MinGW
>>>>>> tools did you use?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> It would be nice if we would be able to build 64-bit
>>>>>> versions of CRAN.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Can you send the information (including required patches)
>>>>>> in a mail message (to R-windows_at_R-project.org)
>>>>>> or can you upload to a side yourself? Otherwise I can
>>>>>> arrange an upload and make it available later on.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Best wishes,
>>>>>> Uwe Ligges
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Arm Gong wrote:
>>>>>>> hi ,everyone
>>>>>>> I have finished compiling of R 64 bit on 64 bit
>>>>>> Windows system by using MINGW64, include the standard and
>>>>>> recommended packages.tested it on Windows 2008 server R2
>>>>>> X64.it run very well.I wander anyone interested in it ,and
>>>>>> anyone who want to continue testing it with me?
>>>>>> and who can provide a space let me upload the R files
>>>>>>> Best wishes!
>>>>>> 2010/1/4
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Gong Yu
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
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>>>
>>> -- Brian D. Ripley, ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk
>>> Professor of Applied Statistics, http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
>>> University of Oxford, Tel: +44 1865 272861 (self)
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