Re: [R] Install problem on Solaris 9

From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.uni-dortmund.de>
Date: Tue 19 Apr 2005 - 21:36:45 EST

Shields, Rusty (IMS) wrote:

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> more appropriate for this type of question?
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> Subject: [R] Install problem on Solaris 9
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>
> I'm trying to install R-2.0.1 on Solaris 9 and I'm receiving the
> following error messages during make.
>
> begin installing recommended package foreign
> make[2]: *** [foreign.ts] Error 1
> make[2]: Leaving directory
> `/opt/net/source/R-2.0.1/src/library/Recommended'
> make[1]: *** [recommended-packages] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory
> `/opt/net/source/R-2.0.1/src/library/Recommended'
> make: *** [stamp-recommended] Error 2
>
>
> A review of src/library/Recommended/foreign.ts.out shows:
>
> * Installing *source* package 'foreign' ...
> configure: loading cache /dev/null
> checking for gcc... make[3]: Entering directory
> `/tmp/R.INSTALL.169/foreign'
> gcc -m64
> make[3]: Leaving directory `/tmp/R.INSTALL.169/foreign'
> checking for C compiler default output file name... configure:
> error: C compiler cannot create executables
> See `config.log' for more details.
> ERROR: configuration failed for package 'foreign'
>
>
> A review of config.log does not reveal anything terribly useful.
>
> I'm using gcc, g77, and g++ v3.4.1, 32 bit builds (I think), all

32bit builds?
A few lines above the line "gcc -m64" suggests to check again and compile also with 32-bit.

Did everything before foreign work smoothly? Which configure options have you specified? Any errors or warnings from configure?

Uwe Ligges

> installed under /opt/net/utils/gcc3.4.1, which is in the path.
>
> LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/otherstuff:/opt/net/utils/gcc3.4.1/lib:/opt/net/utils/l
> ib:/otherstuff
>
> My config.site contains:
>
> CC="gcc"
> CPPFLAGS="-I/usr/include"
> F77="g77"
> LDFLAGS="-L/opt/net/utils/gcc3.4.1/lib/"
> CXX="g++"
>
>
> What should I be looking for here?
>
> Thanks.
>
> Rusty
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