Re: [R] Assistance in installing R

From: Stan Horwitz <>
Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 13:50:59 -0400

On May 27, 2008, at 12:45 PM, ctu wrote:

> Hi,
> I don't have any problem to install the R 2.7.0 in XP and windows
> Vista.
> I download R 2.7.0 from
> You could try it again.
> If you still have a problem to install it. You might want to consult
> with your department PC administrator who has the password to
> unblock the restrictions of PC.
> Hopefully, this helps.

I should have provided more details. The server is a 64-bit AMD box running Suse 9 Linux. I am the system administrator. I am trying to install the source code, but when I do the ./configure step, I get the following error as follows:

configure: error: --with-readline=yes (default) and headers/libs are not available

If anyone knows how to fix this issue, please let me know. mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Tue 27 May 2008 - 20:09:31 GMT

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