[R] Unix installation

Kjetil Kjernsmo kjetil.kjernsmo at astro.uio.no
Thu Aug 17 21:50:56 CEST 2000

On Thu, 17 Aug 2000, Kooresh wrote:

>I am trying to install R on a unix workstation (Sun-SPARC) but I am not
>sure which of the binaries to use.  The only binaries available are for
>linux, nextstep, osf, and windows.  Which one of them will work for a
>SUN sparc station??  Thanks.

None, as far as I know.

>PS.  I tried to compile the source code but it looks like I have a
>probelm with fortran.  So, if I could install one of the binaries it
>would be a lot easier.

It would probably be, yes, but I'm afraid you will have to do it, unless
somebody comes up with something for you. Now, I took the fast solution
and pushed it over on the sysadmins to do a sitewide installation of R. If
that is not a solution for you, I think the folks here would need more
details to help you.


Kjetil Kjernsmo
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