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Suzen, Mehmet msuzen at gmail.com
Wed Sep 13 14:12:14 CEST 2017

Hello David,

As error message says you have a version dependency not satisfied.
"error: Need GSL version >= 1.12". If you are using Ubuntu for example
you could do;
sudo apt-get install libgsl2

Or you can compile by yourself, I am sure there are people in LRZ can
help you on this:)


On 13 September 2017 at 11:23, Brayford, David <David.Brayford at lrz.de> wrote:
> When I try to install gsl in R I get the error Need GSL version >= 1.12 . However, I have version 2.3 of gsl installed on the system, which is picked up earlier in the configure process (see below). Is it possible for someone to fix this error in the configure script?
> checking for gsl-config... /lrz/sys/libraries/gsl/2.3/bin/gsl-config
> checking if GSL version >= 1.12... checking for gcc... gcc
> checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
> checking whether the C compiler works... yes
> checking whether we are cross compiling... no
> checking for suffix of executables...
> checking for suffix of object files... o
> checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
> checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
> checking for gcc option to accept ISO C89... none needed
> configure: error: Need GSL version >= 1.12
> ERROR: configuration failed for package ‘gsl’
> David
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