[Rd] compile question
aixtools at gmail.com
Mon Dec 7 14:09:48 CET 2015
On 2015-11-23 18:52, aixtools wrote:
> Starting all over again with R-devel of 22-11-2015.
Actually, reverting back to R-3.1.3 as that has built better, and I
shall apply lessons learned as I move along.
I have had a number of e-mail exchanges with people who support gcc for
POWER, and have learned - read was told bluntly - that -bexpall, while
getting the job done in many cases - is very inefficient (read - has a
negative impact on performance) AND can lead to duplicate symbol errors
as imported symbols are also exported.
Based on this, and other things I have run accross my focus at the
moment is changes to ./configure (for later modification to
./configure.ac and m4/* - as appropriate.
I understand that having R on AIX may not be anyone's priority (if even
concern). Comments here are welcome. I will always take them seriously.
I request, especially if I have not acknowledged a reply, to (also) post
to http://forums.rootvg.net/aixtools/r-for-aix/ - as I read/check those
forums much more often than I am able to check mail.
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