[R] Tcl/Tk support is not available on this system.

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Tue Feb 11 16:06:32 CET 2003

"Forbeck, Doug (NIH/NCI)" <forbeckd at mail.nih.gov> writes:

> I am trying to get R to run on a Red Hat 8 system, I am running R version
> 1.6.2 with Tcl/Tk version 8.3.5 installed. When I try to test R from the
> data_sets directory I get the error message;
> Error in firstlib(which.lib.loc, package) :
> 	Tcl/Tk support is not available on this system
> Error in fileBrowser(textToShow = "Choose one CDF file" , nSelect = 1, :
> 	tcl/tk library not available
> Execution halted.
> Any help would be appreciated.

8.3.5 is not stock RH8 is it? I have 8.3.3. 

My best guess is that something went wrong during the build of R. Make
sure that the configure process figures out where to find the Tcl/Tck
header files and libraries.

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