[R] Problem with SuSE 6.4 RPMS

Sven Garbade garbade at psy.uni-muenchen.de
Fri Aug 4 20:15:41 CEST 2000

Winfried Theis wrote:
> Dear R-Helpers,
> I'm just trying to install R-1.1.0 on a SuSE 6.4 System (Pentium II, 64MB Ram).
> Well, installing the RPM works fine but when I try to start R it fails with the
> message "Can't find library libblas.so.2" Can anybody tell me in which package
> this file should be so I may get it from the distribution?


you find libblas.so.2 in the BEOWOLF-section on the SuSE-CDs, package
"BLAS" (take a look in the readme file on cran). But I do not
understand, how you´ve installed the R-rpm, because of the broken
dependencies. Have you used the "force-install" or
"no-dependencies-check" options?

Regards, Sven
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