Re: [R] Problem installing package "sp" in R 2.13.0

From: Andrew Robinson <A.Robinson_at_ms.unimelb.edu.au>
Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2011 09:25:53 +1000

Hi Arnaud,

the error is telling you that you don't have the "make" command. This might be because you haven't installed the necessary software to compile R packages. I suggest that you check the FAQ for Macintosh to see how to do that.

Best wishes

Andrew

On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 01:30:58PM +0200, Arnaud Catherine wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am having troubles trying to install package "sp" in R (2.13.0) on mac OSX.
> I have tried installing the package using GUi or function install.packages but it didn't work.
>
> Here is the error message I get:
>
>
> also installing the dependency ?rgdal?
>
> trying URL 'http://cran.univ-lyon1.fr/src/contrib/rgdal_0.6-33.tar.gz'
> Content type 'application/x-gzip' length 1422992 bytes (1.4 Mb)
> opened URL
> ==================================================
> downloaded 1.4 Mb
>
> trying URL 'http://cran.univ-lyon1.fr/src/contrib/sp_0.9-80.tar.gz'
> Content type 'application/x-gzip' length 738569 bytes (721 Kb)
> opened URL
> ==================================================
> downloaded 721 Kb
>
> * installing *source* package ?sp? ...
> ** libs
> *** arch - i386
> sh: make: command not found
> ERROR: compilation failed for package ?sp?
> * removing ?/Library/Frameworks/R.framework/Versions/2.13/Resources/library/sp?
> ERROR: dependency ?sp? is not available for package ?rgdal?
>
> The downloaded packages are in
> ?/private/var/folders/8P/8P9oV0FHFI83GKIm2cPUOk+++TM/-Tmp-/RtmppsxaRa/downloaded_packages?
> * removing ?/Library/Frameworks/R.framework/Versions/2.13/Resources/library/rgdal?
>
>
>
> Any help would be much appreciated!
>
>
> Best regards.
>
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