[R] [?] RPM install problems (Linux)
mikalzet at libero.it
Sat Sep 23 11:42:02 CEST 2000
On Fri, 22 Sep 2000, Francisco Cribari wrote:
> When I try to install the R RPM under Mandrake Linux 7.1 (intel),
> I get the following error:
> [root at edgeworth programs]# rpm -ivh R-base-1.1.1-1.i386.rpm
> error: failed dependencies:
> libreadline.so.3 is needed by R-base-1.1.1-1
> [root at edgeworth programs]#
> I do have realine installed:
> [root at edgeworth programs]# rpm -qa | grep readline
> [cribari at edgeworth cribari]$ locate libreadline.so.4
Use kpackage and force installation of the RPM by removing the 'check
dependencies' function; then create a symlink in /usr/lib/
called libreadline.so.3 pointing to libreadline.so.4 .
I use mandrake 7.1 and it works.
Dr. Michele Alzetta
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