[R-SIG-Mac] Bug: R-gui triggers dedicated GPU

2016-11-28 Thread Taras Zakharko
<https://developer.apple.com/library/content/qa/qa1734/_index.html> Would be nice if this got fixed in a future release! Best, Taras Taras Zakharko taras.zakha...@uzh.ch IT Officer/Software Development - Department of Comparative Linguistics Univ

Re: [R-SIG-Mac] Apple Silicon aka M1 Macs

2020-11-25 Thread Taras Zakharko
Creating a native Aarch64 build of R on my M1 machine was surprisingly straightforward. Here is a step-by-step instruction of what I did in case someone wants to replicate it: 1. Install native homebrew as described in this blog post under “Multiple Homebrews”

Re: [R-SIG-Mac] NSButton Message in R.app

2020-12-16 Thread Taras Zakharko
It seems that there are other projects having the same issue, and if I understood correctly the “fix” would be to build it with latest Xcode 12 For example: https://github.com/macvim-dev/macvim/issues/1114 Best, Taras > On 15 Dec 2020,

Re: [R-SIG-Mac] CRAN package checks on M1 Mac

2020-12-22 Thread Taras Zakharko
Ah, I see, so it’s an XQuartz issue… thanks for clarifying! > On 22 Dec 2020, at 10:37, Duncan Murdoch wrote: > > On 22/12/2020 3:45 a.m., Taras Zakharko wrote: >> Thanks, this is great! >> Why do you say that OpenGL is not available though? M1 has a fully working

Re: [R-SIG-Mac] CRAN package checks on M1 Mac

2020-12-22 Thread Taras Zakharko
Thanks, this is great! Why do you say that OpenGL is not available though? M1 has a fully working OpenGL framework implemented on top of Metal. Apple might have deprecated OpenGL, but I think it’s unlikely they will drop it any time soon seeing that they went through the effort of updating

Re: [R-SIG-Mac] Apple Silicon aka M1 Macs

2020-11-18 Thread Taras Zakharko
Thank you for this update! I think that Apple Silicon has great potential for data science, the SPEC benchmarks reported by Anandtech look very encouraging. My M1 Mac should be arriving shortly, is there some way one could help out with the effort? — Taras > On 17 Nov 2020, at 15:57, Prof