[Rcpp-devel] RInside and MinGW (Windows)

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Mon Nov 27 17:48:24 CET 2017

On 27 November 2017 at 17:22, Jose wrote:
| Hi Dirk,
| Thanks for your email.
| I forgot to mention that I am using Rtool's MinGW and the PATH variable
| includes C:\Rtools\bin and C:\Rtools\mingw_32\bin.
| Also, I had to copy some dlls from the original MinGW (which is the one
| that I had before)
| in order to be able to compile with the Rtool's MinGW. The original MinGW
| is not
| included in the PATH variable. I am not sure if both MinGWs are the same
| version
| or how to check that if that actually matters.

I have built RInside on Windows in the past. Including all the way down to
building the Qt examples (which at the time required building Qt locally with

I have not done so in quite some time as I don't work much on Windows.  There
is no reason to believe it would no longer work -- RInside is on CRAN, and is
being tested on the usual three (or four) operating systems:



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