[R] Problem loading quantreg
dwinsemius at comcast.net
Fri Apr 29 03:39:13 CEST 2011
On Apr 28, 2011, at 6:15 PM, derekverley wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm trying to load the quantreg package but keep running into
> problems no
> matter which method I have tried. Does anybody know what this error
> means in plain language and what I might do to get this installed.
> I have
> not had problems downloading/installing/running packages in the past.
Perhaps you didn't install any from source that require a fortran
compiler. That's what appears to be missing from your machine (of
whatever unstated OS you may be running.)
> thanks in advance,
> Begin R output:
> trying URL 'http://cran.stat.ucla.edu/src/contrib/
> Content type 'application/x-tar' length 2366176 bytes (2.3 Mb)
> opened URL
> downloaded 2.3 Mb
> * installing *source* package ‘quantreg’ ...
> ** libs
> *** arch - i386
> gfortran -arch i386 -fPIC -g -O2 -c akj.f -o akj.o
> make: gfortran: No such file or directory
> make: *** [akj.o] Error 1
> ERROR: compilation failed for package ‘quantreg’
> * removing
> The downloaded packages are in
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David Winsemius, MD
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