[R] Lost Tcl/Tk support

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Mon Apr 29 21:07:32 CEST 2002

David Brahm  <brahm at alum.mit.edu> writes:

>     X11 support:               yes
>     Gnome support:             no
>     Tcl/Tk support:            no             <-----------------
>     Readline support:          yes
>     R profiling support:       yes
>     R as a shared library:     no
> Adding the --with-tcltk flag doesn't help, but adding flags:
>    --with-tcl-config=/res/local/lib/tclConfig.sh
>    --with-tk-config=/res/local/lib/tkConfig.sh
> does the trick.  (Note we have these files under both /usr and /res.)
> This suggests to me that in the past 3 weeks, "configure" has lost its ability
> to find the tclConfig.sh and tkConfig.sh scripts.

Possibly while gaining the ability to find them on FreeBSD....

It does work under Solaris 7 with the files in /usr/local/lib, though.
Are you quite sure you didn't have to set something (LD_LIBRARY_PATH,
e.g.) last time around? What is the error recorded in config.log?

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