[R-SIG-Mac] rgl dependency?
putler at sauder.ubc.ca
Wed Oct 5 22:24:10 CEST 2005
There shouldn't be. John Fox took out the dependency on rgl largely
so it would run on OS X. I might post this to the r-sig-gui list as
well since John monitors that list and not the r-sig-mac list. You do
need rgl for 3-D plots, and getting rgl to run is a common thread in
On 5-Oct-05, at 11:59 AM, Timothy Bates wrote:
> Is there a dependency of rgl (required to run rCmdr with 3-D plots)
> that I
> am unaware of?
> This is the error R throws when trying to load the rgl package
> most recent from CRAN)
> Error in dyn.load(x, as.logical(local), as.logical(now)) :
> unable to load shared library
> 6): Symbol not found: _glXSwapBuffers
> Referenced from:
> Expected in: flat namespace
> Error in library(rgl) : .First.lib failed for 'rgl'
> Error in .C(symbol.C("rgl_quit"), success = FALSE, PACKAGE = "rgl") :
> "C" function name not in DLL for package 'rgl'
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