* installing *source* package ‘RGtk2’ ... ** package ‘RGtk2’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked checking for pkg-config... /usr/bin/pkg-config checking pkg-config is at least version 0.9.0... yes checking for INTROSPECTION... no checking for GTK... no configure: error: GTK version 2.8.0 required ERROR: configuration failed for package ‘RGtk2’
The required version can be found in libgtk2.0-dev, so install this using your preferred package manager - for example using apt-get:
sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-dev
Then reload R and:
Now, after the installation has finished, you should see:
* DONE (RGtk2)
As usual, let me know if it works for you in the comments below.
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