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

John Zhang jzhang at jimmy.harvard.edu
Tue Feb 11 16:34:03 CET 2003

You probably do not have the tcl/tk libraries on which R tcltk package relies.
tcl/tk can be downloaded from the web.

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>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.
>Doug Forbeck
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Jianhua Zhang
Department of Biostatistics
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
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