Create Executable Programs
Front-end for creating executable programs.
R CMD LINK [options] linkcmd
- a list of commands to link together suitable object files (include library objects) to create the executable program.
- further options to control the linking, or for obtaining information about usage and version.
The linker front-end is useful in particular when linking against the
R shared or static library: see the examples. The actual linking command is constructed by the version of
libtool installed at
R CMD LINK --help gives usage information.
Some binary distributions of R have
LINK in a separate
bundle, e.g. an
R-devel RPM. This is not available on Windows.