[R] compile C code

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Tue Apr 2 16:42:52 CEST 2002

Pingping Zheng wrote:
>   Hello
> I run R 1.4.1 on a Windows XP. I have downloaded and installed the tools
> from
> http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/Rtools/tools.zip. I also installed
> MinGW-1.1 and
> perl as recommanded at http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/pub/Rtools/. When I run
> ...\bin\Rcmd SHLIB hello.cc
> I got message "/bin/sh.exe" file not exist. I have put unzipped
> tools.zip at C:\bin
> and added the path to the system enviroment PATH.
> Can anyone help me?

Is your compiler installed on another drive than c: (d: for example) ?
Then you have to create the /bin directory on the identical one (here

Uwe Ligges
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