[R-SIG-Mac] vecLib and building R from source
konis at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Sep 2 03:44:14 CEST 2005
> You should also want to remove from the configure flags the options
> to build R as a framework and just set --enable-shlib
'./configure --help' doesn't mention --enable-shlib. Did you mean --
> In the end, given that you are using gcc-dp (darwin ports?) you
> should also run make check after building R to assess the
> reliability of your build.
> Please, let us know your progresses here, we can put notes on the R
> for OS X FAQ.
> I understand your idea of a "pure" darwin (i.e.not necessarily aqua
> & core foundation based) build, but I strongly believe that a "out-
> of-the-box" configure and build on OS X must rely on apple's tools
> as well on open source tools as much as possible (and IBM compilers
> aren't for free at the moment)
I just checked and the IBM compilers do support -framework. It looks
like the moral is turning out to be if you want to build R on macosx
you need a compiler that supports -framework.
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