[Rd] Package Matrix does not compile in R-devel_2009-01-10

Hiroyuki Kawakatsu hkawakat at gmail.com
Tue Jan 20 16:02:16 CET 2009

On Tue, 13 Jan 2009, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:

> I've discovered that Mac OS still has a FreeBSD make with which I can
> reproduce this.  So I am working with Martin on a patch for the next
> Matrix update.
> Meanwhile, if there is an issue with building R-devel with GNU make
> under FreeBSD (e.g.
> env MAKE=gmake ./configure
> env MAKE=gmake make
> )
> we would like to know what it is (see the inline comment in my first
> reply).

This may be a bit late (I finally managed to update to the latest
stable FreeBSD release 7.1) but just to report that

> version
platform       x86_64-unknown-freebsd7.1
arch           x86_64
os             freebsd7.1
system         x86_64, freebsd7.1
status         Under development (unstable)
major          2
minor          9.0
year           2009
month          01
day            19
svn rev        47650
language       R
version.string R version 2.9.0 Under development (unstable) (2009-01-19 r47650)

builds fine with

# ./configure MAKE=gmake CC=gcc44 F77=gfortran44 FC=gfortran44
CXX=g++44 OBJC=gcc44 R_BROWSER=/usr/local/bin/firefox3
# gmake

and passes

# gmake check

the development version of gcc44 is
# gcc44 -v
Using built-in specs.
Target: x86_64-portbld-freebsd7.1
Configured with: ./..//gcc-4.4-20090116/configure --disable-nls
--with-system-zlib --with-libiconv-prefix=/usr/local
--with-gmp=/usr/local --program-suffix=44
--disable-libgcj --prefix=/usr/local --mandir=/usr/local/man
--infodir=/usr/local/info/gcc44 --build=x86_64-portbld-freebsd7.1
Thread model: posix
gcc version 4.4.0 20090116 (experimental) (GCC)

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