[R] iPhone 3G App For R?

David Duffy davidD at qimr.edu.au
Mon Jan 3 23:33:21 CET 2011

> Roy Mendelssohn <Roy.Mendelssohn at noaa.gov> wrote:
>> On Jan 2, 2011, at 6:28 PM, Shige Song wrote:
>> Does iphone even support the GNU tool chain?
> Check the archive for r-sig-mac 
> (https://stat.ethz.ch/pipermail/r-sig-mac/).  There has been extensive 
> discussion about this.  If memory serves (and it rarely does anymore :-) 
> )  the issue is mainly licensing, there already exists the ability to 
> compile to the ARM processor.

It has been successfully packaged on Nokia ARM phones (maemo).  Licensing 
would be the problem - I believe you could make your own provate version 
using the available gnu toolchain, though I can't see if gfortran is 

Cheers, David Duffy.

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