FC8/IcedTea Java Plugin/FireFox/R
marc_schwartz at comcast.net
Tue Dec 11 14:11:41 UTC 2007
Marc Schwartz <marc_schwartz at comcast.net> writes:
> "Knute Johnson" <knute at frazmtn.com> writes:>
> <snip of my content>
>> I have a couple of questions;
>> Do you have compat-libstdc++-33 installed?
> Yes. Relevance?
>> Did you do the Xinerama fix?
> I don't use Xinerama, but do use TwinView. Is there something that I am
>> Why did you take out iced-tea?
> The first thing that I checked was to see what dependencies there were
> for IcedTea. There were none, so I removed it, rather than attempting a
> more "kludgy" fix.
> So far, I have not noted any missing functionality and I don't do any
> Java development. So until something I need comes up broken, I'll stay
> with this approach.
> I have communicated with members of R Core on this. An update will be
> forthcoming to the R Installation and Administration Manual to reflect
> this issue.
>> Thanks very much,
> Happy to help.
Sorry for replying to my own post here, but a quick follow up, as I had
not seen this referenced in the prior posts.
Peter Dalgaard, of R Core, referenced that he was able to use the
following from the Fedora FAQ:
along with the 'sed' xinerama fix. I am a bit more educated on that
issue now... :-)
There is a Sun bug report here:
The Fedora FAQ entry was apparently just updated in the past few days.
This FAQ entry is also now included in the SVN version of the R Admin manual
along with a reference to the IcedTea issues on F8.
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