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ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue Mar 4 20:17:38 CET 2003

On Tue, 4 Mar 2003, Usman Shehu wrote:

> It is possible I run R on MINGW32 MSYS? If so how do I configure the MSYS to do that. 

MSYS is an environment for building Unix packages under Windows.  R runs
under Windows:  you don't need Unix-emulation tools to run it.

We have a much more reliable set of Unix-emulation tools to build 
it, selected from Cygwin (of which MSYS is a derivative, anyway).

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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