[R-SIG-Mac] Building R 4.0.2 from source via clang/xcode for MKL on macOS

Jeroen Ooms jeroen @end|ng |rom berke|ey@edu
Fri Oct 2 20:42:24 CEST 2020

On Tue, Sep 29, 2020 at 4:32 PM Prof Brian Ripley <ripley using stats.ox.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 29/09/2020 12:27, Kasper Daniel Hansen wrote:
> > To use veclib you need
> >     --with-blas="-framework Accelerate"
> Details are in the R-admin manual, including that R fails one of its checks.

It may be worth mentioning that python and homebrew have removed all
dependency on Accelerate due to bugs and Apple's (lack of)
maintenance: https://github.com/scipy/scipy/wiki/Dropping-support-for-Accelerate

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