[R-SIG-Mac] X11 missing? ... was Re: [R] rgl persp3d bounding box color problem.
robjgoedman at me.com
Wed Mar 4 00:40:54 CET 2009
I did notice in your log.txt file the following message:
ld warning: in /usr/local/lib/libfreetype.dylib, missing required
architecture x86_64 in file
It seems a bit far fetched for the missing symbol to come from that
library though (but this is a
As I normally work on R-2.9, I just went back to R-2.8.1 and tried the
Got the rgl examples running without problems. So that is not the
cause of the error message either.
I also noticed you are using the latest rgl from R-Forge (83-751),
while I was using 83-3.
Both versions work on my system.
If someone could help out where _FT_Attach_File comes from ...
On Mar 3, 2009, at 2:48 PM, David Winsemius wrote:
> Tried that method:
> The compilation proceeded without error and was reported:
> <snip quite a bit of material attached as rgl-compile.log>
> ** building package indices ...
> * DONE (rgl)
> However, in R refreshing the Package Manager and attempting to load
> rgl fails to load with this error report:
> Error in dyn.load(file, DLLpath = DLLpath, ...) :
> unable to load shared library '/Users/davidwinsemius/Library/R/2.8/
> rgl.so, 6): Symbol not found: _FT_Attach_File
> Referenced from: /Users/davidwinsemius/Library/R/2.8/library/rgl/
> Expected in: dynamic lookup
> Error : .onLoad failed in 'loadNamespace' for 'rgl'
> Error: package/namespace load failed for 'rgl'
> -- thanks for all the eyeballs and ideas
> David Winsemius
> On Mar 3, 2009, at 5:16 PM, Rob Goedman wrote:
>> On my system libpng-config and xmkmf are in /usr/X11/bin, as on
>> your system.
>> Adding /usr/X11/bin to my path did not help. I think /usr/X11R6 is
>> just a link back to /usr/X11.
>> Did you try the terminal suggestion?
>> Download rgl_0.83-3.tar.gz from CRAN, then in a terminal
>> Robs-Intel:~ rob$ pwd
>> Robs-Intel:~ rob$ cd Downloads/ # To wherever the
>> rgl.....tar.gz got stored
>> Robs-Intel:Downloads rob$ ls
>> Robs-Intel:Downloads rob$ R_ARCH=/x86_64 R CMD INSTALL --configure-
>> args='--disable-carbon' rgl_0.83-3.tar.gz
>> * Installing to library ‘/Library/Frameworks/R.framework/Resources/
>> * Installing *source* package ‘rgl’ ...
>> checking for gcc... gcc-4.2 -arch x86_64 -std=gnu99
>> checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
>> checking whether the C compiler works... yes
>> checking whether we are cross compiling... no
>> I know, it is not the ultimate solution, but it might help to know
>> this works on your system.
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