Re: [Rd] (PR#7276) Re: Bug#275791: r-gnome: gnome library can not be read

From: Dirk Eddelbuettel <edd_at_debian.org>
Date: Tue 12 Oct 2004 - 02:02:37 EST

On Mon, Oct 11, 2004 at 08:15:43AM +0100, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> On Mon, 11 Oct 2004 edd@debian.org wrote:
>
> > Dear R bug fixers,
> >
> > This came in early this morning. The R/Gnome configuration, and selection of
> > libraries hat not changed one bit since I last built 1.9.1 -- but maybe
> > something change in the Gmome/Glib/Gtk, or even x11, libraries? Would anyone
> > know where RestoreAction is defined?
>
> It was in bin/R.bin in 1.9.1, and is not in bin/exec/R in 2.0.0
>
> gannet% nm -pg bin/R.bin | grep RestoreAction
> 0826da30 D RestoreAction
>
> Grepping the sources shows it is defined in
>
> src/main/startup.c:static SA_TYPE RestoreAction = SA_RESTORE;
> src/modules/gnome/system.c:extern SA_TYPE RestoreAction;
>
> and removing the `static' solves this for me. I guess no alpha/beta

Thanks you very much -- that minimal change also solves it for me.

> tester used the GNOME interface ....

Yup.

> Fixed in R-patched and R-devel now.

And fixed Debian packages are being uploaded now.

Thanks again, Dirk

>
>
> >
> > The list of Debian packages on which r-gnome depends is below; as this is
> > computed from ldd output I won't add that direct ldd output, but would be
> > glad to supply it as well as other information if it could aid in fixing this.
> >
> > Thanks, Dirk
> >
> >
> > On Sun, Oct 10, 2004 at 11:41:41AM +0200, Wouter Leonard de Vries wrote:
> > > Package: r-gnome
> > > Version: 2.0.0-1
> > > Severity: grave
> > > Justification: renders package unusable
> > >
> > >
> > > when trying to start r-gnome I get the following message:
> > >
> > > Fatal error: The GNOME shared library could not be loaded.
> > > The error was /usr/lib/R/modules/R_gnome.so: undefined symbol:
> > > RestoreAction
> > >
> > >
> > > -- System Information:
> > > Debian Release: 3.1
> > > APT prefers unstable
> > > APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
> > > Architecture: i386 (i686)
> > > Kernel: Linux 2.6.8.1
> > > Locale: LANG=nl_NL, LC_CTYPE=nl_NL
> > >
> > > Versions of packages r-gnome depends on:
> > > ii gdk-imlib1 1.9.14-16 imaging library for use with gtk (
> > > ii libart2 1.4.2-19 The GNOME canvas widget - runtime
> > > ii libaudiofile0 0.2.6-4 Open-source version of SGI's audio
> > > ii libbz2-1.0 1.0.2-1 A high-quality block-sorting file
> > > ii libc6 2.3.2.ds1-17 GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
> > > ii libdb3 3.2.9-20 Berkeley v3 Database Libraries [ru
> > > ii libesd0 0.2.34-1 Enlightened Sound Daemon - Shared
> > > ii libglade-gnome0 1:0.17-3 Library to load .glade files at ru
> > > ii libglade0 1:0.17-3 Library to load .glade files at ru
> > > ii libglib1.2 1.2.10-9 The GLib library of C routines
> > > ii libgnome32 1.4.2-19 The GNOME libraries
> > > ii libgnomesupport0 1.4.2-19 The GNOME libraries (Support libra
> > > ii libgnomeui32 1.4.2-19 The GNOME libraries (User Interfac
> > > ii libgtk1.2 1.2.10-17 The GIMP Toolkit set of widgets fo
> > > ii libice6 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 Inter-Client Exchange library
> > > ii libncurses5 5.4-4 Shared libraries for terminal hand
> > > ii libpcre3 4.5-1.1 Perl 5 Compatible Regular Expressi
> > > ii libreadline4 4.3-13 GNU readline and history libraries
> > > ii libsm6 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 X Window System Session Management
> > > ii libx11-6 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 X Window System protocol client li
> > > ii libxext6 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 X Window System miscellaneous exte
> > > ii libxi6 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 X Window System Input extension li
> > > ii libxml1 1:1.8.17-8 GNOME XML library
> > > ii r-base-core 2.0.0-1 GNU R core of statistical computin
> > > ii xlibs 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 X Window System client libraries m
> > > ii zlib1g 1:1.2.2-1 compression library - runtime
> > >
> > > -- no debconf information
> >
> >
>
> --
> Brian D. Ripley, ripley@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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