[R] RSPerl problem with testing

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu Nov 11 10:44:27 CET 2004

The author is at  <duncan at wald.ucdavis.edu>: this is an Omegahat product 
and I think the Omegahat web pages do lead you there.

Looks to me as if you haven't got the R shared library in your load 
library path: if this is R 2.0.x it is in /usr/lib/R/lib, not bin.

On Thu, 11 Nov 2004, Alicia Amadoz wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm trying to install de RSPerl module and i have some problems trying
> to test it. I've tried to contact with the author but the e-mail address
> seems not to exist. Hope that anyone in this list could explain me a
> little about this problem. I have a bash shell and what i do is the
> following:
> #PERLLIB=/usr/lib/R/library/RSPerl/share/blib/arch:/usr/lib/R/library/RSPerl/share/blib/lib
> # export PERLLIB
> # LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/lib/R/bin:/usr/lib/R/library/RSPerl/libs
> # export LD_LIBRARY_PATH
> # perl test.pl
> 1..1
> Can't load '/usr/lib/R/library/RSPerl/share/blib/arch/auto/R/R.so' for
> module R: /usr/lib/R/library/RSPerl/libs/libPerlConverter.so: undefined
> symbol: R_GlobalEnv at
> /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.3/i386-linux-thread-multi/DynaLoader.pm line 229.
>  at test.pl line 11
> Compilation failed in require at test.pl line 11.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at test.pl line 11.
> not ok 1

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