[R] R with no gui

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Sun Apr 2 05:35:13 CEST 2000

  "Peter" == Peter Dalgaard BSA <p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk> writes:
  Peter> Another option is to install just the X11 libraries that R wants to
  Peter> be dynamically linked with, that'll be
  Peter> /usr/X11R6/lib/lib{X11,SM,ICE}.so* I believe. That's really no more
  Peter> than 1 MB in all.

Debian allows this via the xlibc6 package (which is still 4 mb). You might be
able to get away with compiling / linking an empty library with the same
name.  There isn't really any code to be pulled, so you just need to satisfy
the linker.


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