[R] Install problems.

Thomas Lumley thomas at biostat.washington.edu
Wed Nov 25 20:19:07 CET 1998

On Wed, 25 Nov 1998, n_adams wrote:

> Hi,
> I am having trouble installing R on a Solaris 2.5.1 machine. After running
> the configure script, I run make, which quickly results in the following:
> make: Fatal error: Don't know how to make target `src/*/*.[chfy]'

Solaris make doesn't work with the R Makefile. You need to get GNU make,
(but *not* version 3.77, which has a bug).


Thomas Lumley
Assistant Professor, Biostatistics
University of Washington, Seattle

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