R won't compile on Redhat 5.2 (PR#177)

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard@biostat.ku.dk
24 Apr 1999 01:50:48 +0200

pgutwin@us.ibm.com writes:

> I built a new Linux machine, and was trying to install R on it. I get the
> following
> message during the build:
> make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/R-0.64.0/src/nmath'
> gcc -g -O2 -I../include -I../../src/include  -c mlutils.c -o mlutils.o
> gcc -g -O2 -I../include -I../../src/include  -c d1mach.c -o d1mach.o
> gcc: Internal compiler error: program cc1 got fatal signal 6

> I've built R on an older Linux system without trouble.

That looks like a system problem more than anything else. R gets
rebuilt on RedHat 5.2 a couple of times per day, usually. Are you sure
your RAM sticks are seated properly, etc.?

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