[R-SIG-Mac] How to Speed up R on the G5
redmond at cs.wisc.edu
Mon Feb 7 17:23:37 CET 2005
The XL Fortran link from IBM goes directly to Absoft that sells XL
Fortran for $399 to government institutions. The 60 day trial will be a
good way to test things out.
Thomas Lumley wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Feb 2005, Michael Redmond wrote:
>> IBM makes C compiler optimized for Mac OS/X:
>> But I did not see a Fortran compiler.
>> Does anyone know if Absoft the same as the above and does
>> it include the compatible optimizing Fortran compiler?
> The IBM page on 'How to buy' links to
> It's not the same as the Absoft Pro Fortran. I don't know which is
> better. They also aren't explicit on whether the IBM Fortran is
> compatible with gcc -- it isn't on our university's central AIX system.
> There is a free trial period, though...
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