Re: [R] configure fails for R 2.3.1 on SunOS 5.8

From: Peter Dalgaard <>
Date: Thu 27 Jul 2006 - 06:31:27 EST

Benjamin Tyner <> writes:

> Does this mean I need to use '--with-readline=no'? configure says:

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

Yes, or that you need to install readline headers/libs (in a sufficiently recent version), or that you have installed them, but not where R looks for them, so that you need to specify the location.

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