[R] Install problem(s)

Steve Greenfield greenfield at vt.edu
Tue Nov 14 23:02:41 CET 2006

I am trying to install R onto an Altix system running SuSE Enterprise
Linux 9 SP3 with SGI ProPack 4 SP3.  I end up with this error no matter
what I try.  Any suggestions on how to proceed would be appreciated!


gcc -shared -L/opt/local/lib -o methods.so do_substitute_direct.o init.o
methods_list_dispatch.o slot.o class_support.o tests.o
../../../../library/methods/libs/methods.so is unchanged
make[5]: Leaving directory
make[4]: Leaving directory
make[4]: Entering directory `/usr/local/src/R-2.4.0/src/library/methods'
dumping R code in package 'methods'
(null)Saving namespace image ...
 *** caught (null) ***
address (nil), cause '(null)'

 0: (null)
 0: (null)
 0: (null)
 0: (null)(null)(null)(null)
 0: (null)
 0: (null)
aborting ...
make[4]: *** [../../../library/methods/R/methods.rdb] Error 139
make[4]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/R-2.4.0/src/library/methods'
make[3]: *** [all] Error 2
make[3]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/R-2.4.0/src/library/methods'
make[2]: *** [R] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/R-2.4.0/src/library'
make[1]: *** [R] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/R-2.4.0/src'
make: *** [R] Error 1

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