Re: [Rd] Cross compiling with R250

From: Hin-Tak Leung <>
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 18:27:55 +0100

Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> Have you actually tried this recently? If you don't set R_EXE you get
> a fatal error:
> ---------- Making package base ------------
> adding build stamp to DESCRIPTION
> /bin/sh: I failed to read the instructions to set R_EXE in MkRules:
> command not found
> And MkRules says
> # path (possibly full path) to same version of R on the host system
> R_EXE='I failed to read the instructions to set R_EXE in MkRules'

Sorry, haven't tried cross-compile under 2.5.x yet. I stand corrected :-). Can I suggest _same_ or *same* in the comment above please, just to drive the message home? (it is a matter of taste, and how often one needs to repeat this, of course...)

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