Re: [R] Where is the tcltk package?

From: Rolf Turner <>
Date: Fri, 08 Apr 2011 13:58:30 +1200

On 08/04/11 13:49, Phil Spector wrote:
> Rolf -
> In order for R to build with tcltk support, the tcl/tk development
> packages need to be available when R is configured. This command
> apt-get install tcl8.5-dev tk8.5-dev
> will install the necessary development packages, but you'll need to
> reconfigure and rebuild R in order to get tcltk support,

Ah-ha! I think that is the answer I was looking for.

Thanks Phil.


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