[R] Help with X11 display on linux-PPC

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Sat Aug 19 01:32:36 CEST 2000

Julin Maloof <jmaloof at ems.salk.edu> writes:

> Invoking R with "R --gui=X11" doesn't help.
> So, how can I get R to load the X11 device?

> Can I do this without reinstallation?  How?

Nope. If configure thinks X support isn't available, then you have to
make it change its mind.

> If I do need to reinstall, how can I ensure that the installation
> configures for X11?

Usually, this comes from not forgetting to install -devel packages for
X11 (e.g. XFree86-devel on RedHat), but otherwise the scientific
approach is to study config.log and see what went wrong.

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