[R] R.lib and compiling C for Windows

Prof Brian D Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Jul 16 13:22:56 CEST 2001

On Tue, 10 Jul 2001, Stephane Dray wrote:

> Hello list,
> (PC Windows 2000, R 1.2.3)
> i want to compile C source file for R on windows 2000. I'm working
> with Metrowerks CodeWarrior for creating and compiling C files. I've
> see that R.lib file must be obtain with R.ddl by Visual C++. I don't
> have Visual C++ (and i don't want to buy it !!) but i want to obtain
> R.lib file. Is there a solution to my problem ???

You only need R.lib if you are using Visual C++.  You need to read your
compiler's manual on how to make an import library for R.dll from the data
in R.exp.

I think all the information needed is in the file readme.packages.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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