[R] Installing on DEC 4.0b
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Feb 12 14:06:23 CET 1999
> To: Jonathan.Yuen at tvs.slu.se
> Cc: "G.Janacek" <G.Janacek at uea.ac.uk>, r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
> Subject: Re: [R] Installing on DEC 4.0b
> From: Peter Dalgaard BSA <p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk>
> Date: 12 Feb 1999 13:25:18 +0100
> Jonathan.Yuen at tvs.slu.se writes:
> > I don't know how well it is documented, but you need gnu make. OK,
> > everybody knows that. But it has to called make. And it has to be the
> > make that gets run when you type 'make'.
> > I have both dec's make and gnu make on my alpha, but gnu's make is called
> > gnumake. I tried typing 'gnumake' to make R. Not good enuf. I had to
> > name it make, and make sure it was found (play with path stuff) before
> > dec's make. Or temporarily rename the dec make into something else.
> I'm not exactly sure, but I think it might work to set the environment
> explicitly, i.e.
> MAKE=gnumake gnumake # /bin/sh syntax
> setenv MAKE gnumake # /bin/csh
It definitely does work to add
to config.site (before calling configure). Then you don't need to
remember this again.
I think the variable is needed to be set at configure time, not just
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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