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r-software [2017/12/20 15:19]
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r-software [2019/08/08 23:49] (current)
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 ===== Information ===== ===== Information =====
  
-  * Latest version: 3.4.3+  * Version: 3.6 (3.6.1)
   * Added: February, 2015   * Added: February, 2015
-  * Updated: ​December2017 +  * Updated: ​August2019 
-  * Link: http://​www.r-project.org/​+  * Link: https://​www.r-project.org/​
  
 ===== Usage ===== ===== Usage =====
  
-See versions of R which are available:​ +See versions of R that are available:​ 
-<​code>​module avail R</​code>​+<​code>​module avail R</​code>​
  
 Load one version into your environment and run it: Load one version into your environment and run it:
-<​code>​$ module load R/3.4.3+<​code>​$ module load R/3.6
 $ R</​code>​ $ R</​code>​
  
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 ===== Installation ====== ===== Installation ======
-Notes from the sysadmin during installation:​+Notes from the sysadmin during installation
 + 
 +First, compile the main R application with GCC 7 from Red Hat's ''​devtoolset-7''​ software collection:
  
 <​code>​$ cd /tmp <​code>​$ cd /tmp
-$ wget http://cran.mirror.ac.za/​src/​base/​R-3/​R-3.4.3.tar.gz +$ wget https://cran.r-project.org/​src/​base/​R-3/​R-3.6.1.tar.gz 
-$ tar xf R-3.4.3.tar.gz +$ tar xf R-3.6.1.tar.gz 
-$ cd R-3.4.3 +$ cd R-3.6.
-$ sudo yum install ​gcc-gfortran gcc-c++ ​libX11-devel libXaw-devel bzip2-devel libcurl-devel xz-devel +# install packages to enable capabilities in R 
-$ ./configure --enable-R-shlib --prefix=/​export/​apps/​R/​3.4.3+$ sudo yum install libX11-devel libXaw-devel bzip2-devel libcurl-devel xz-devel ​readline-devel 
 +# install a newer compiler from Red Hat software collections 
 +$ sudo yum install devtoolset-7-gcc devtoolset-7-gcc-gfortran devtoolset-7-libquadmath-devel devtoolset-7-gcc-c++ 
 +$ scl enable devtoolset-7 bash 
 +$ ./configure --enable-R-shlib --prefix=/​export/​apps/​R/​3.6
 $ make -j4 $ make -j4
-$ sudo mkdir /​export/​apps/​R/​3.4.3 +$ sudo mkdir -p /​export/​apps/​R/​3.6 
-$ sudo chown aorth /​export/​apps/​R/​3.4.3 +$ sudo chown aorth /​export/​apps/​R/​3.6 
-$ make install +$ make install</​code>​ 
-$ sudo chown -R root:root /​export/​apps/​R/​3.4.3</​code>​+ 
 +Then install some common libraries used by our users (to save space, overhead from tens of thousands of header and library files, and users'​s time): 
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