[R-SIG-Mac] graphviz

Michael Kubovy kubovy at virginia.edu
Sun Mar 19 12:04:28 CET 2006

Hi Byron,

On Mar 19, 2006, at 3:03 AM, Byron Ellis wrote:
> Did you type 'sudo make install'? If not, graphviz may not have  
> actually installed itself (making sure /usr/local/bin/dot exists is  
> a way to check this)
> I recently did an Rgraphviz build for myself using graphviz-2.9  
> (though 2.8 should also work fine) and Rgraphviz 1.9.6 (the SVN  
> version) and pkg-config (which I get from http:// 
> pkgconfig.freedesktop.org/releases/).
> I should note that I don't use Fink or Darwinports and that Glen  
> Low (author of Graphviz.app) seems to have wandered off to other  
> things so the GUI version of Graphviz is pretty massively out of  
> date these days.

Thanks for the reply.

I did type sudo make install.

% which dot

% ls /usr/local/bin/dot

Both are executable and seem to run:
% dot unix.dot
% /usr/local/bin/dot unix.dot
output a file that is different from the input.

So graphviz is installed. My guess is that Rgraphviz doesn't know it.
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