[R] Incompatibility between R-2.0.0 and Rggobi_1.0-0.

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Oct 22 16:08:09 CEST 2004

This is discussed in 200update.txt file on developer.r-project.org, which 
tells you the right way to do it.

BTW, the incompatility is of Rggobi_1.0-0 with R-2.0.0 and not the other 
way round.

On Fri, 22 Oct 2004, Aruna Buddana wrote:

> Hello,
> I was trying to install Rggobi in the latest version of R and it gave me 
> a compilation error for
>  R CMD INSTALL Rggobi_1.0-0.tar.gz
> RSGGobi.C: In function RS_GGOBI_init
> (R_IsNaNorNA) undeclared (line 77)
> I searched for this function in R src files and it was abandoned in 
> ~/R-2.0.0/src/include/R_ext/Arith.h file.
> Only functions
> int R_IsNA(double);        /* True for R's NA only */
> int R_IsNaN(double);        /* True for special NaN, *not* for NA */
> are declared leaving out R_IsNaNorNA.
> This funcion was declared in R-1.9.1.
> So I changed (R_IsNaNorNA) to (R_IsNA) in  ~/Rggobi/src. Then I built 
> Rggobi and installed it using R CMD
> Can anyone tell me if there is any other way to do it? Was I right?


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