Re: [R] Error Building From Source

From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.uni-dortmund.de>
Date: Fri 15 Apr 2005 - 16:37:56 EST

Alan Arnholt wrote:

> Greetings:
>
> I am trying to build R-2.0.1 from source on windows. My path is set to:
>
> .;C:\RStools;C:\MinGW\bin;C:\perl\bin;C:\texmf\miktex\bin;C:\HTMLws\;C:\R201\R201\bin;%System
> Root%\system32;%SystemRoot%;%SystemRoot%\System32\Wbem;C:\Program Files\
> Common Files\Adaptec Shared\System;C:\LINGO9\
>
> and Mkrules has been edited and reads
>
> # path (possibly full path) to same version of R on the host system
> R_EXE=C:/R201/R201/bin

The corresponding section's header is
"cross-compilation settings", hence don't change it if compiling on Windows. "R" is perfect, here.
You don't need to specify this path anywhere in MkRules.

Uwe Ligges

> when I type make I get the following:
>
> ---------- Making package base ------------
> adding build stamp to DESCRIPTION
> C:/R201/R201/bin: not found
> make[4]: *** [frontmatter] Error 127
> make[3]: *** [all] Error 2
> make[2]: *** [pkg-base] Error 2
> make[1]: *** [rpackage] Error 2
> make: *** [all] Error 2
>
> Any hints as to why it says it can not find C:/R201/R201/bin? Any help
> would be appreciated.
>
> Alan
>
> Alan T. Arnholt
> Associate Professor
> Dept. of Mathematical Sciences
> Appalachian State University
>
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