Re: [R] Package compiling problem in Linux

From: Waichler, Scott R <>
Date: Tue 14 Feb 2006 - 09:42:26 EST

> The only way I can see this happening is if you installed a
> ix86 RPM on a
> x86_86 system. You can do that and R will run, but you will
> not be able to build packages out of the box.

This is exactly what happened. Now I know to use 'uname -a' to check machine architecture first. I was able to install the x86_64 version and then packages successfully.

Thanks very much,
Scott Waichler mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Tue Feb 14 09:48:32 2006

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