Re: [Rd] problem building R from svn repo

From: Davor Cubranic <>
Date: Sun, 14 Nov 2010 17:15:15 -0800

> > You should not run configure or make with sudo. If you need to
> > install system-wide, you only need to run make install under sudo,
> > like
> > ./configure
> > make
> > sudo make install
> I thougt so, and did so first. But that generated other errors!,
> which was killed by using sudo.

Those errors were probably an indication of a deeper problem with your setup. Using 'sudo configure' didn't fix them, just sweep them under the carpet for a little while.

Davor mailing list Received on Mon 15 Nov 2010 - 01:17:59 GMT

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