[R] make check error in linux OS

Bricklemyer, Ross S rsb at wsu.edu
Wed May 23 23:00:52 CEST 2007

I am rebuilding R in a Mandriva Linux environment and have hit a new
stumbling point I get the following error.  Any help would be greatly

" make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests'
make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests'
make[3]: Entering directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests/Examples'
make[4]: Entering directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests/Examples'
make[4]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests/Examples'
make[4]: Entering directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests/Examples'
make[4]: *** No rule to make target `../../bin/exec/R', needed by
`base-Ex.Rout'.  Stop.
make[4]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests/Examples'
make[3]: *** [test-Examples-Base] Error 2
make[3]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests/Examples'
make[2]: *** [test-Examples] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests'
make[1]: *** [test-all-basics] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/R_HOME/R-2.5.0/tests'
make: *** [check] Error 2"

Ross Bricklemyer
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Washington State University
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