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[alpine-devel] Re: Package request: R

From: Alba Pompeo <>
Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:17:55 -0200

I tried to compile the source myself, but it appears R doesn't play
well with musl.
Can someone please help? If we can compile from source, then a
packager should easily make an APKBUILD for everyone.
The error.
../unix/system.o: In function `Rf_initialize_R':
/home/albap/R-3.2.3/src/unix/system.c:185: undefined reference to
../unix/system.o: relocation R_X86_64_PC32 against undefined symbol
`__libc_stack_end' can not be used when making a shared object;
recompile with -fPIC
final link failed: Bad value
collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status


On Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 10:53 PM, Alba Pompeo <> wrote:
> I like to request the package R from
> It's very important for my work in statistics and I would be happy if
> we had it on Alpine. Thanks.
> Ciao.

Received on Tue Jan 26 2016 - 11:17:55 UTC