Re: [R] R-2.5.0 compilation problem on Linux powerpc

From: Vivek Menon <vivek.menon79_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 09:18:17 -0400

uname -a gives me this:==========
Linux XXXXXXXX 2.6.21.1-xserve #17 SMP Thu Jun 14 19:45:57 MDT 2007 ppc64 ppc64 ppc64 GNU/Linux



Also when I configure I see the foll. output:


R is now configured for powerpc64-unknown-linux-gnu

  Source directory: .
  Installation directory: /usr/local

  C compiler:                gcc -std=gnu99  -g -O2
  Fortran 77 compiler:       gfortran  -g -O2

  C++ compiler:              g++  -g -O2
  Fortran 90/95 compiler: gfortran -g -O2   Obj-C compiler:

  Interfaces supported:
  External libraries: readline
  Additional capabilities: PNG, iconv, MBCS, NLS   Options enabled: shared BLAS, R profiling, Java

  Recommended packages: yes



Do you have any suggestions??
Thanks,
Vivek
On 6/25/07, Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk> wrote:
>
> Is this ppc32 or ppc64? (What does uname -a say?)
>
> If the former, you might need to set CPICFLAGS and FPICFLAGS to -fPIC
> (rather than -fpic): please look these up in the R-admin.html file (which
> INSTALL points you to).
>
> For ppc64 configure should have found -fPIC.
>
> On Mon, 25 Jun 2007, Vivek Menon wrote:
>
> > Hello everybody,I am having an error while compiling R-2.5.0 on Linux
> > powerpc.
> > This is what I see when I do a make:
> >
> >
> > gcc -std=gnu99 -shared -L/usr/local/lib -o grDevices.so chull.o
> devNull.o
> > devPicTeX.o devPS.o devQuartz.o init.o
> > ../../../../library/grDevices/libs/grDevices.so is unchanged
> > make[5]: Leaving directory
> > `/home/vivekv/sw_alg/R-2.5.0/src/library/grDevices/src'
> >
> > make[4]: Leaving directory `/home/vivekv/sw_alg/R-2.5.0
> > /src/library/grDevices/src'
> > Warning: unable to load shared library '/home/vivekv/sw_alg/R-2.5.0
> > /modules//lapack.so':
> > /home/vivekv/sw_alg/R- 2.5.0/modules//lapack.so: R_PPC_REL24 relocation
> at
> > 0x0e65d7e4 for symbol `strlen' out of range
> > Error in solve.default(rgb) : lapack routines cannot be loaded
> > Error: unable to load R code in package 'grDevices'
> > Execution halted
> > make[3]: *** [all] Error 1
> > make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/vivekv/sw_alg/R-2.5.0
> > /src/library/grDevices'
> > make[2]: *** [R] Error 1
> > make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/vivekv/sw_alg/R- 2.5.0/src/library'
> > make[1]: *** [R] Error 1
> > make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/vivekv/sw_alg/R-2.5.0/src'
> > make: *** [R] Error 1
> >
> > Please let me know what needs to be done for a successful installation.
> > Thanks,
> > Vivek
> >
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