[R] configure for R-0.65 (cont'd)

William D. McCoy wdmccoy at geo.umass.edu
Wed Sep 1 21:02:30 CEST 1999

>I am trying to compile R-0.65 on a Sparc 20.  I have gcc and I 
>have SC4.0.  I used gcc to compile R-0.64.2 in July with no problems.
>Now when I run configure for R-0.65 I get the following message:
>>checking whether the C compiler (gcc ) works... no
>>configure: error: installation or configuration problem: C compiler
cannot create executables.
>and then configure exits.  I had no such problem with any previous R
>configure script.  Any ideas?

I meant to add to my previous e-mail that when I set CC=cc, I get the
same error message, i.e. it finds cc alright but it cannot execute cc!

Any ideas.

William D. McCoy
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA  01003
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