[R-SIG-Mac] R-GUI-6783-3.1-mavericks-Release.dmg requires X11?
zlistserv at gmail.com
Wed Mar 18 20:06:35 CET 2015
Apologies. I neglected to provide any system information:
R version 3.1.3 (2015-03-09)
Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin13.4.0 (64-bit)
Running under: OS X 10.10.2 (Yosemite)
attached base packages:
 grDevices utils datasets grid graphics stats methods base
other attached packages:
 zUtil_0.70 HANDLS_0.27 Hmisc_3.15-0 ggplot2_1.0.0 Formula_1.2-0 survival_2.38-1
 lattice_0.20-30 foreign_0.8-63 car_2.0-25
loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
 acepack_1.3-3.3 chron_2.3-45 cluster_2.0.1 colorspace_1.2-5 DBI_0.3.1
 digest_0.6.8 gsubfn_0.6-6 gtable_0.1.2 latticeExtra_0.6-26 lme4_1.1-7
 MASS_7.3-39 Matrix_1.1-5 mgcv_1.8-4 minqa_1.2.4 munsell_0.4.2
 nlme_3.1-120 nloptr_1.0.4 nnet_7.3-9 parallel_3.1.3 pbkrtest_0.4-2
 plyr_1.8.1 proto_0.3-10 quantreg_5.11 RColorBrewer_1.1-2 Rcpp_0.11.5
 reshape2_1.4.1 rpart_4.1-9 RSQLite_1.0.0 scales_0.2.4 SparseM_1.6
 splines_3.1.3 sqldf_0.4-10 stringr_0.6.2 tcltk_3.1.3 tools_3.1.3
> On 2015-03-17, at 13:09, zListserv <zlistserv at gmail.com> wrote:
> Following Simon's instructions (abstract below), I installed R-GUI-6783-3.1-mavericks-Release.dmg.
> Starting R.app yields a message that it requires X11. I neither need nor want X11. How do I get rid of this requirement and the message?
>>>> On Mar 13, 2015, at 3:10 PM, Simon Urbanek <simon.urbanek at r-project.org>
>>>> I have more evidence that points at Xcode. If you use the R.app GUI
>> that was compiled at the time of R 3.1.1 - available here:
>>>> then all is well. As we discussed earlier, the code did not change at
>> all and the underlying R version is irrelevant, so the only piece that
>> changed since July last year when this was built was the Xcode version (and
>> thus the compilers used). It's not clear to me at all how the Xcode version
>> can affect NSTextView so badly, so this will require some more digging. In
>> the meantime, please use the above R.app binary.
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