Summary: Re: R-beta: ld problem/SunOS/gcc/g77

Charles C. Berry cberry at
Sat Aug 15 00:22:04 CEST 1998

Thanks to Peter Dalgaard and Ross Ihaka for their responses (already
posted to r-help). 

Following Ross' suggestion, I added the two #defines near the top of 

The compilation ran to completion, and I am now using R-0.62.2



Ross Ihaka wrote:
>         From r-help-owner at Sat Aug 15 05:32 NZS 1998
>         Date: Fri, 14 Aug 98 10:29:11 PDT
>         From: "Charles C. Berry" <cberry at>
>         To: r-help at
>         Subject: R-beta: ld problem/SunOS/gcc/g77

	[sad tale about linker problems deleted]

> One "quick hack" you could try is to put the definition
>         #define gamma Rgamma
>         #define lgamma Rlgamma
> at the top of the file ~R/src/include.
> I haven't tried this myself.  It is just a guess as to what might
> work.
>         Ross


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