[Rd] Rserve compilation error

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Mar 7 14:58:16 CET 2012

On 06/03/2012 18:08, jbanerjee wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to install Rserve 1.7-0 on CentOS 6. But I get this compilation
> error -
> /usr/lib64/Revo-5.0/R-2.13.2/lib64/R/lib/libiomp5.so: undefined reference to
> `pthread_atfork'
> I tried other versions of Rserve (0.6-5 and 0.6-8) without any success.
> How do I get around this issue? My goal is to run FastRWeb (which uses
> Rserve).

That message is not from compilation (it is a linker message), and in 
any case comes from the (non-R-core) build of R you used.  R as 
distributed does not have any such library in $R_HOME/lib, so I think 
you need to ask the people who built your R (presumably Revolution) for 

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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