[R] Where is the tcltk package?
r.turner at auckland.ac.nz
Fri Apr 8 02:55:19 CEST 2011
On 08/04/11 12:40, Erik Iverson wrote:
> On 04/07/2011 07:32 PM, Rolf Turner wrote:
>> On 08/04/11 12:22, Erik Iverson wrote:
>>> What does
> I believe R needs to be compiled with tcltk support for the package to work. Do
> you compile your own version or use a package manager (e.g., on Ubuntu)? If you
> have TCL/TK installed in a "standard" location, all should be well I think.
I installed R from source; couldn't figure out how to get a Ubuntu binary.
I forget the details (it was a while ago) but nothing seemed to work.
I think I have the tcl/tk stuff in a ``standard location'':
> On my Ubuntu machine, I have both the "tcl" and the "tk" packages installed
> through Synaptic (the package manager).
I don't grok ``Synaptic''. I have installed various stuff using
``sudo apt-get install ....'' --- that's about as far as my capabilities
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