[Rd] Bug 15899 - Omitted 'extern' on 'R_running_as_main_program' after refactor can cause linker errors for applications embedding R

Martin Maechler maechler at lynne.stat.math.ethz.ch
Wed Apr 22 14:56:46 CEST 2015

>>>>> Jack Howarth <howarth.mailing.lists at gmail.com>
>>>>>     on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:52:52 -0400 writes:

    > Is there any plans for addressing the regression...
    > https://bugs.r-project.org/bugzilla3/show_bug.cgi?id=15899

    > in the 3.2.1 release? In the fink project, I had to resort to creating a
    > fixincludes subdirectory containg a local copy of the offending
    > Rinterface.h header with the missing extern on the declaration of

I have addressed it now,  for the moment for R-devel only.
I will port the patch to "R 3.2 patched" (which should become R
3.2.1 eventualy) if there are no problems, issues with it.

Thank you for the reminder.

Martin Maechler

More information about the R-devel mailing list