[Rd] R-3.1.0 OSX Snow Leopard installs old binary
simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Fri Apr 18 03:05:39 CEST 2014
On Apr 17, 2014, at 6:31 PM, Gábor Csárdi <csardi.gabor at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 5:18 PM, Simon Urbanek <simon.urbanek at r-project.org> wrote:
> On Apr 17, 2014, at 9:30 AM, Gábor Csárdi <csardi.gabor at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi All, I am not sure why this happens, but apparently an old binary is
> > installed by default. Downloading and installing the new binary by hand
> > works fine.
> I think you may be misinterpreting - the is no binary for igraph 0.7 because it fails make check, so I don't see how "Downloading and installing the new binary by hand works fine." can be true.
> What is the tgz linked from here, then?
That is the 3.0 package. Sorry, my bad, the symlinks have not been switched from prerelease to release - my bad, now fixed.
> The *source* is available so you can compile it from sources, but that's different that what you asked for which was to install the *binary*.
> > Is this the intended behavior? If yes, may I ask what is the reason for it?
> > Thanks, Gabor
> >> install.packages("igraph")
> > There is a binary version available (and will be installed) but the
> > source version is later:
> > binary source
> > igraph 0.6.5-2 0.7.0
> > trying URL '
> > http://cran.rstudio.com/bin/macosx/contrib/3.1/igraph_0.6.5-2.tgz'
> > Content type 'application/x-gzip' length 4466270 bytes (4.3 Mb)
> > opened URL
> > ==================================================
> > downloaded 4.3 Mb
> > The downloaded binary packages are in
> > /var/folders/ws/7rmdm_cn2pd8l1c3lqyycv0c0000gn/T//RtmpJiLDYF/downloaded_packages
> >> sessionInfo()
> > R version 3.1.0 (2014-04-10)
> > Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin10.8.0 (64-bit)
> > locale:
> >  en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8/C/en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8
> > attached base packages:
> >  stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
> > loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
> >  tools_3.1.0
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