[R] running Rcmd INSTALL, again

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Fri Jan 5 11:14:11 CET 2001

On Fri, 5 Jan 2001, RINNER Heinrich wrote:

> Ok, one last try. R1.2.0, WinNT 4.0:
> [R is installed in: R_HOME=D:\Programme\R\rw1020]
> Can anyone give a hint what the following error message (when running Rcmd
> INSTALL) means and what to do about it?
> cd D:\Programme\R\rw1020\src\library
> D:\Programme\R\rw1020\bin\rcmd install testfunctions
> make: Entering directory `/cygdrive/d/Programme/R/rw1020/src/gnuwin32'
> dlltool -k --as as   --dllname R.dll --def R.exp --output-lib libR.a
> make: dlltool: Command not found

dlltool.exe is part of the c compiler, e.g. gcc-2.95.2 from the mingw32

Did you install it properly? Is the path set correctly?

> make: *** [libR.a] Error 127
> make: Leaving directory `/cygdrive/d/Programme/R/rw1020/src/gnuwin32'
> *** Installation of testfunctions failed ***


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