Re: [R] R-installation

From: <kannaiah_at_bsd.uchicago.edu>
Date: Wed 11 Oct 2006 - 21:44:08 GMT

Thanks for the info. As it turned out i had to update a lot of packages. Finally the configure worked and created the Makefile. But my make flopped at the end with this error:
Any help is appreciated.

Thank you



/usr/bin/ld: /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-redhat-linux/3.4.6/libg2c.a(s_cat.o): relocation R_X86_64_32 against `a local symbol' can not be used when making a shared object; recompile with -fPIC
/usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-redhat-linux/3.4.6/libg2c.a: could not read symbols: Bad value collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[4]: *** [lapack.so] Error 1
make[4]: Leaving directory `/opt/R/R-2.4.0/src/modules/lapack'
make[3]: *** [R] Error 2
make[3]: Leaving directory `/opt/R/R-2.4.0/src/modules/lapack'
make[2]: *** [R] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/opt/R/R-2.4.0/src/modules'
make[1]: *** [R] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/opt/R/R-2.4.0/src'
make: *** [R] Error 1

Quoting Peter Dalgaard <p.dalgaard@biostat.ku.dk>:

> kannaiah@bsd.uchicago.edu writes:
>
> > Hello,
> >
> > I get this following error when try the "configure" command. Any
> suggestions
> > would be helpful
> >
> > configure: error: --with-readline=yes (default) and headers/libs are not
> available
> >
> >
> > Not sure whats happening here.
>
> Well, readline headers and libraries are not found. Installing the
> readline-devel RPM usually helps.
>
> See also FAQ 7.20 and the "R Installation and Administration" manual.
>
>
> >I am trying to install on a Redhat Linux ES v4.0
> > on a AMD 64 opteron machine.
> >
> > thanks for the help:)
> >
> > -Kiran
> >
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