[R-SIG-Mac] Re: [R] tcl/tk problem

Jennifer Skene skene at berkeley.edu
Thu Apr 28 01:50:54 CEST 2005

Great.  How do I do this?


>Hi Jennifer,
>You need to start X11 before loading tcltk.
>On Apr 27, 2005, at 3:57 PM, Jennifer Skene wrote:
>>I have JUST started using R.  I am using R 2.0.1 on a mac (os x) to 
>>run another program (called GRASPER, Generalized Regression 
>>Analysis and Spatial Prediction for R).  When I try to run Grasper, 
>>I get an error for tcl/tk:
>>>  library(grasper)
>>Loading required package: mgcv
>>This is mgcv 1.1-8
>>Loading required package: MASS
>>Loading required package: tcltk
>>Error in dyn.load(x, as.logical(local), as.logical(now)) :
>>	unable to load shared library 
>>   dlcompat: dyld: /Applications/R.app/Contents/MacOS/R can't open 
>>library: /usr/X11R6/lib/libX11.6.dylib  (No such file or directory, 
>>errno = 2)
>>Error: .onLoad failed in loadNamespace for 'tcltk'
>>Error: package 'tcltk' could not be loaded
>>However, tcl/tk appears to be there:
>>>  capabilities()
>>     jpeg      png    tcltk      X11    GNOME     libz http/ftp  sockets
>>     TRUE     TRUE     TRUE     TRUE    FALSE     TRUE     TRUE     TRUE
>>   libxml     fifo   cledit  IEEE754    bzip2     PCRE
>>     TRUE     TRUE     TRUE     TRUE     TRUE     TRUE
>>Does anyone know of a solution to this?
>>Jennifer Skene
>>R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
>>PLEASE do read the posting guide! http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html

More information about the R-SIG-Mac mailing list