[R-SIG-Mac]compiling fortran code ...

Stefano Iacus stefano.iacus@unimi.it
Tue, 29 May 2001 09:19:29 +0200

>Thanks to the hints I got, I could easily solve the problem with 
>Absoft's Fortran compiler f77.
>The option -N15 tells the compiler to add trailing underscores to 
>any function and subroutine names. The Fortran routines can then be 
>called by R's .Fortran().
>>I suspect that the absoft compiler do not user "underlines" in the 
>>function names. R for MacOS actually add a "_" symbol to fortran 
>>functions. This is because Mac f2c uses this convention.
>>Can you please try to do this witht he absoft compiler ? I do not 
>>own this compiler but it would be very important to understand what 
>>is going on.
>Andreas Papritz, Friedenstrasse 15, CH-8400 Winterthur
>Tel 052 212 0763, 052 212 0953; Fax 052 212 0953

Fine Andreas,

I'll add this info to the docs