Re: [Rd] Call R function from Java

From: Prof Brian Ripley <>
Date: Thu 13 Jul 2006 - 06:21:09 GMT

Please do study the posting guide and consult the maintainer (as it asked you to do) with basic information (such as your OS) and the exact messages you received.

As a guess: your PATH does not include the R DLLs and needs to?

On Wed, 12 Jul 2006, way4thesub wrote:

> Hello,
> I am currently attempting to use JRI to call data mining functions in R (ie
> rpart, lda, etc). I am using Eclipse 3.1.1 and jre1.5.0_06 and jdk1.5.0_07.
> I am unsure how to actually import JRI into eclipse. I've downloaded the

> JGR, the rJava and the JRI. I've included the jri.jar file in my eclipse
> project and eclipse recognized the classes and interfaces. However when I
> went to execute the program it gave me an error about the correct libraries
> not being there.
> I therefore included the following code:
> System.load("C:\\Program Files\\R\\R-2.2.1\\bin\\R.dll");
> System.load("C:\\Program Files\\R\\R-2.2.1\\bin\\Rblas.dll");
> System.load("C:\\jri\\jri.dll");
> (and the 3 files actually exist in those locations)
> However, it turns out R.dll depends upon Rblas.dll and vice versa so I can
> never actually get it to work without throwing a "UnsatisfiedLinkError."
> What am I doing wrong?
> I'm sorry this is such an easy question but with the lack of FAQ's and
> examples of JRI, I'm forced to ask it.
> Adam

Brian D. Ripley,        
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