RE: [R] R 1.9.1 compilation error (on AIX 5.1)

From: Liao, Kexiao <liao1k_at_cmich.edu>
Date: Tue 20 Jul 2004 - 04:00:00 EST


Dear R Development Team,

   I have IBM AIX 5.2 and am trying to install R-1.9.1 on it. If I use the CC=xlc as the C compiler command, I got the following error message.

configure:3641: checking for gcc
configure:3667: result: xlc
configure:3911: checking for C compiler version
configure:3914: xlc --version </dev/null >&5
./configure[3915]: xlc: not found
configure:3917: $? = 127
configure:3919: xlc -v </dev/null >&5
./configure[3920]: xlc: not found
configure:3922: $? = 127
configure:3924: xlc -V </dev/null >&5
./configure[3925]: xlc: not found
configure:3927: $? = 127
configure:3950: checking for C compiler default output file name
configure:3953: xlc -O -qmaxmem=-1 -qarch=auto -qtune=auto -q64
-I/usr/local/inc
lude -L/usr/local/lib conftest.c >&5

  It seems AIX does not have xlc, gcc is the correct choice for most of the AIX system.

Kexiao

-----Original Message-----
From: r-help-bounces@stat.math.ethz.ch
[mailto:r-help-bounces@stat.math.ethz.ch] On Behalf Of Liaw, Andy Sent: Monday, July 19, 2004 8:26 AM
To: 'Frankie Cheung'
Cc: 'Prof Brian Ripley'; R-help@stat.math.ethz.ch Subject: RE: [R] R 1.9.1 compilation error (on AIX 5.1)

The following are the entries in the config.site file I used to compile R-1.9.1 on AIX. See if that helps.

CC=xlc
CFLAGS="-O -qmaxmem=-1 -qarch=auto -qtune=auto -q64" F77=xlf
FFLAGS="-O -qmaxmem=-1 -qarch=auto -qtune=auto -qextname -q64" SHLIB_LDFLAGS="-Wl,-G -Wl,-bM:SRE -Wl,-H512 -Wl,-T512 -Wl,-bnoentry -Wl,-bexpall"
CXX=xlC
CXXFLAGS="-O -qmaxmem=-1 -qarch=auto -qtune=auto -q64"

Andy

> From: Frankie Cheung [mailto:ftcheung@hkusua.hku.hk]
>
> Dear Sir,
>
> Still encounter another error message during compilation of R 1.9.1 on
> AIX 5.1 (target expall not found):
[snip]
>
> Any suggestion?
>
> with regards,
> Frankie Cheung



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