[R] problem with constructing bitmap
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Jan 19 22:45:28 CET 2011
I suspect you have libpng 1.5.0 (assuming you installed libpng at
1) That version has a CERT advisory, and should not be used. 1.5.1 is
2) R 2.12.1 cannot work with future versions of external software.
libpng 1.4.5 does work, but not 1.5.x.
(And BTW, questions about buldiing R from sources are more likely to
be noticed on R-devel.)
On Wed, 19 Jan 2011, Erin Hodgess wrote:
> Dear R People:
> I'm building R-2.12.1 from scratch on a Windows XP machine.
> The "make all recommended" worked fine, but when I did the make in the
> bitmap directory, I got the following error:
> make CC='gcc -std=gnu99' AR='ar' \
> CFLAGS="-O3 -I../../../extra/zlib -DPNG_NO_MMX_CODE" \
> RANLIB=ranlib ZLIBLIB=../../../extra/zlib -C libpng \
> -f scripts/makefile.mingw prefix=foo libpng.a
> make: scripts/makefile.mingw: No such file or directory
> make: *** No rule to make target `scripts/makefile.mingw'. Stop.
> make: *** [buildpng] Error 2
> make: *** [all] Error 2
> Does this look familiar to anyone, please?
> Thanks in advance for any help.
> Erin Hodgess
> Associate Professor
> Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences
> University of Houston - Downtown
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