[R-SIG-Mac] Wrong architecture when using "R CMD COMPILE"

Simon Urbanek simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Sat Jul 8 02:02:02 CEST 2006

On Jul 6, 2006, at 11:30 PM, Adam Lyon wrote:

> Hi,
> I have a Powerbook G4 and I've installed R 2.3.1. When I try to  
> install a package that involves compilation, like ROracle, I find  
> that "R CMD COMPILE" uses arch=i386 instead of ppc.

Ah, yes, it's a bug, COMPILE was not adapted to support multiple  
architectures - I'll fix that. Currently you have to use R CMD SHLIB  
instead as a work-around.


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