[R] Installing R-1.3.1 again

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Wed Oct 3 11:16:32 CEST 2001

Martin Maechler <maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch> writes:

> You got an error here; so just forget about everything else.
> "make check" does not make sense, if "make" completes with an error !
> The error  message ``ar: Command not found''
> means that your installation of  gcc/g77 is broken:

Well, specifically it means that the ar command cannot be found.
There's supposed to be one in /usr/ccs/bin/ar or, if you install the
GNU binutils, in /usr/local/bin/ar (usually). First thing to check is
whether /usr/ccs/bin is in your $PATH.

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