compile error

A.J. Rossini rossini at
Tue Jan 1 21:43:11 CET 2002

>>>>> "GP" == Giuseppe Pagnoni <gpagnon at> writes:

    GP> Hi I am trying to compile ess-5.1.19 under freebsd but I get
    GP> the following error at the end:

    GP> make: don't know how to make ess.dvi. Stop *** Error code 2

    GP> I left both ess-site.el and Makeconf untouched, the ess
    GP> directory is /usr/local/ess-5.1.19/, and I have both tetex and
    GP> latex installed.

    GP> Any suggestion?

Weird; I've not seen that one recently.

I would suggest just not bothering to byte compile.  Any "modern"
machine (P3-500Mhz or faster equivalent) should be fine without it,
and simply just load in ess-site.el from your .emacs file.


A.J. Rossini				Rsrch. Asst. Prof. of Biostatistics
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