[R] Problems with Rscript executable.
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Apr 28 20:37:21 CEST 2008
On Mon, 28 Apr 2008, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> Another possible fix is to copy $prefix/R/lib64/bin/Rscript to $prefix/bin,
Sorry, sent in the middle of editing: that should be
$prefix/lib64/R/bin/Rscript (omit 64 on a 32-bit system).
> for those who no longer have the sources around.
> I've added an extra dependence in R-patched which will I hope prevent those
> two copies being different (and often they are not for me).
> On Mon, 28 Apr 2008, Gregg Phillips wrote:
>> Re-running make install at the src/unix level seems to have fixed it. I
>> originally ran make install at the top level after running ./configure
>> Thank You for your assistance,
>> Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
>>>> I have recently built R version 2.7.0 on a CentOS release 4.6, 64-bit
>>>> system using the following command:
>>>> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/r-2.7.0
>>>> Everything built fine and works properly except for Rscript which is
>>>> looking for files in the original build directory instead of the
>>>> specified install directory. Did I forget to add a flag or is this a bug?
>>> How did you install? If you do
>>> cd src/unix
>>> make install
>>> you should see Rscript being remade with the destination path included.
>>> E.g. I see
>>> auk% make install
>>> gcc -std=gnu99 -I. -I../../src/include -I../../src/include
>>> -I/usr/local/include -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -g -O2
>>> -DR_HOME='"/usr/local/lib64/R"' -o Rscript \
>>> I've seen problems with parallel makes, but running this again should
>>> solve those.
> Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
> Professor of Applied Statistics, http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
> University of Oxford, Tel: +44 1865 272861 (self)
> 1 South Parks Road, +44 1865 272866 (PA)
> Oxford OX1 3TG, UK Fax: +44 1865 272595
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics, http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
University of Oxford, Tel: +44 1865 272861 (self)
1 South Parks Road, +44 1865 272866 (PA)
Oxford OX1 3TG, UK Fax: +44 1865 272595
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