[R] Errors during make check

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu Oct 28 22:34:18 CEST 2004

On Thu, 28 Oct 2004, Andrew K Helyer wrote:

> On a SUN 280R running Solaris 9...

Compilers?  Optimization settings?  32- or 64-bit?

> The configure and make steps completed without errors. But when I try to
> perform the make check step, I get the following:
> $ make check FORCE=FORCE
> `Makedeps' is up to date.
> running code in 'base-Ex.R' ...*** Error code 1
> make: Fatal error: Command failed for target `base-Ex.Rout'
> Current working directory /usr/local/R-2.0.0/tests/Examples

Please take a look at the file that failed, probably
tests/Examples/base-Ex.Rout.fail.  If that is not there, look for a core 
dump in tests/Examples.

> I don't know what to make of these. I've tried several options on the
> configure step (static libs, pointing to tclConfig.sh and tkConfig.sh,
> etc). I've reviewed the FAQs and mailing list archives. I've read and
> reread the install instructions.
> Can anyone give me some more clues about what I'm missing?

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