Re: [R] R configuration is not finding the installed f2c cross-compiler

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2008 19:38:40 +0000 (GMT)

It is unlikely that f2c will work on a 64-bit platform. So you will have to specify it manually (via the script src/scripts/f77_f2c perhaps?).

You would be much better off installing your OS's Fortran compiler.

On Mon, 21 Jan 2008, Maura E Monville wrote:

> Last Friday my computer monitor was messed up by on-line patches update.
> I had to reinstall everything from the o.s. and all applications on top of
> it.
>
> I have downloaded R source from the official site.
> I have uncompressed the archive and ran the configure as root in
> /usr/local/bin.
> The configuration procedure dies writing:
>
> *configure: error: Neither an F77 compiler nor f2c found
> *
> but actually f2c is installed:
>
> linux-Ciccia:/usr/local/bin/R-2.6.1 # which f2c
> /usr/bin/f2c
>
> I am running Linux/SuSE 10.3
> Does anyone know how to get around this problem ?
>
> Thank you so much.
> ---
> Maura E.M
>
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