[R-sig-Debian] r-cran-rjags installation problems?

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Wed Oct 28 17:49:00 CET 2015

On 28 October 2015 at 16:22, Carl Boettiger wrote:
| Hi list,
| >From a vanilla debian:testing machine (e.g. docker run -ti debian:testing
| bash) I install `r-cran-rjags`, which appears to install fine.  However,
| attempting to actually load the library in R produces the following error:
|     library(rjags) Loading required package: coda Error : .onLoad failed in
| loadNamespace() for 'rjags', details: call: dyn.load(file, DLLpath =
| DLLpath, ...) error: unable to load shared object
| '/usr/lib/R/site-library/rjags/libs/rjags.so': libjags.so.3: cannot open
| shared object file: No such file or directory Error: package or namespace
| load failed for 'rjags'
| A little digging shows that /usr/lib has libjags.so.4, not libjags.so.3
| that rjags is looking for above.  Perhaps the rjags binary is just a bit
| out of date on debian:testing right now?

Confirmed, also in our rocker Docker container, and using '-t unstable'.

Chris, could you tickle a new version pretty-please?


| Any suggestions on how to work around this?
| Thanks for your help and apologies for my ignorance in this area,
| Carl
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