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  • I am grateful for the advice of Douglas Bates on my earlier problem in making R-0.62.1, but I'm afraid I'm still having problems.... I have been installing the various updates to R for quite some ...
    Mark A. BeaumontMark A. Beaumont
    Jul 1, 1998 at 11:25 am
    Jul 6, 1998 at 2:34 pm
  • During the make of the current intermediate patch R-release, I get numerous warnings like this: data text html latex perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Jul 6, 1998 at 6:58 pm
    Jul 7, 1998 at 8:16 pm
  • Hi, please could somebody try the following lines: x<-c(-808996808,-820483729) y<-c(1429449991,372653377) xrange<-c(-824726000,-820002315) yrange<-c(369266958,373990642) # only one point should ...
    Albrecht GebhardtAlbrecht Gebhardt
    Jul 21, 1998 at 7:00 pm
    Jul 22, 1998 at 6:07 pm
  • For dat <- read.table("c:\claims.dat",header=T) R version 0.62 Beta (june 9, 1998)for Windows 95 reports Error: "scan" can't open file but dat <- read.table("c:\\claims.dat",header=T) works. Peter ...
    Peter B. MandevillePeter B. Mandeville
    Jul 14, 1998 at 1:11 pm
    Jul 16, 1998 at 11:04 am
  • Hi -- I'm trying to package R for inclusion on some upcoming Red Hat Powertools distribution. I have started with the 0.61 version packaged by Martyn Plummer (Thanks Martyn!) and have upgraded to ...
    Jeff JohnsonJeff Johnson
    Jul 27, 1998 at 3:01 pm
    Jul 29, 1998 at 11:32 pm
  • When will a new version of R for Windows 95 be available with the fixes for glm? Peter B. -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help mailing list -- Read ...
    Peter B. MandevillePeter B. Mandeville
    Jul 13, 1998 at 12:47 pm
    Jul 29, 1998 at 11:31 am
  • Are you sure that you really unzipped the file rjune.zip and not just opened the zip-file by clicking on it? (I am no Windows user, but I know that you can open a zip-file somehow without really ...
    Andreas WeingesselAndreas Weingessel
    Jul 23, 1998 at 7:30 am
    Jul 24, 1998 at 8:52 am
  • I want to cite R for an article. What is the right thing to do? Shall I include "Notes on R" or is there a better way? -- mailto:koloska at rcs.urz.tu-dresden.de ...
    Dipl.Ing. Uwe KoloskaDipl.Ing. Uwe Koloska
    Jul 16, 1998 at 12:16 pm
    Jul 23, 1998 at 9:27 am
  • Chris, I can provide some personal experience, in that RedHat Linux has not only operated well, and is remarkably easy to set up, but seems to work as well as any Linux distribution with R. The ...
    Jim LemonJim Lemon
    Jul 6, 1998 at 11:12 am
    Jul 7, 1998 at 8:04 am
  • I get an error trying to make R 0.62.1 on Linux (2.0.30 kernel upgraged from RH 4.1). I think I saw this mentioned before but haven't been able find it. Does anyone know the fix? Paul Gilbert cd ...
    Paul GilbertPaul Gilbert
    Jul 2, 1998 at 10:26 pm
    Jul 3, 1998 at 2:09 pm
  • Hello, I have installed Venables & Ripley's VR_5.3pl025-1 in RHOME/library/VR and added the path to my RLIBS environmental variable. In R (0.62.2) typing "library()" lists these packages, but typing ...
    Robert BurrowsRobert Burrows
    Jul 29, 1998 at 12:23 am
    Jul 29, 1998 at 4:11 pm
  • I am using rw0613b with djtools on Win95. No problem with makefiles building fortran and C dll's, plus can build R.exe with the supplied libraries (including mva). Why then do I get the following ...
    Douglas SteeleDouglas Steele
    Jul 26, 1998 at 7:47 pm
    Jul 27, 1998 at 8:14 am
  • Dear all, I think this question has been raised very recently but I think I didn't see repsonses on the list nor did I find the thread in the archives. (If it is there I'd appreciate directions ...) ...
    Lorenz GygaxLorenz Gygax
    Jul 16, 1998 at 1:18 pm
    Jul 16, 1998 at 4:10 pm
  • I have just put R-0.62.2.tgz and R-0.62.1-0.62.2.diff.gz into the FTP area at Auckland. As usual, do not fetch it from there unless absolutely urgent, because of the NZ Internet billing system. The ...
    Peter Dalgaard BSAPeter Dalgaard BSA
    Jul 10, 1998 at 12:35 pm
    Jul 10, 1998 at 5:30 pm
  • 1. THANK YOU! to all who make R possible. It is a real joy to use. 2. The following may or may not be (minor) bugs, but I thought I'd mention them anyway: (a) model.matrix() seems unduly finicky: it ...
    Rashid NassarRashid Nassar
    Jul 5, 1998 at 1:29 pm
    Jul 5, 1998 at 10:07 pm
  • That is what I figured, which is why I did the make install, as described in my earlier message, but to no avail. According to the Makeconf file my prefix is /usr/local. So now I have the actual R ...
    Mark A. BeaumontMark A. Beaumont
    Jul 1, 1998 at 3:45 pm
    Jul 2, 1998 at 2:57 pm
  • Some observations as feedback on minor points that I came across while enjoying [R-0.62.2]: 1. par(bty="n"): sometimes (depending on data) points appear to "spill out" of the plot using default xlim ...
    Rashid NassarRashid Nassar
    Jul 28, 1998 at 12:47 am
    Jul 29, 1998 at 12:38 pm
  • Can someone explain what this words (NaN and Inf) mean ? I get then as a result of some matrix operations, in the end I have a matrix without any figures just this words. regards ernesto Get Your ...
    Ernesto JardimErnesto Jardim
    Jul 22, 1998 at 10:52 am
    Jul 22, 1998 at 12:18 pm
  • Matt, Here's a Bonferroni-corrected multiple one-sample t-test that I wrote some years ago. It took a while to get it into R, as na.omit doesn't seem to handle vectors and I had to write a quick ...
    Jim LemonJim Lemon
    Jul 16, 1998 at 10:12 am
    Jul 16, 1998 at 9:01 pm
  • If I do fit<-lm(y~x) Is it possible to access the SE of the slope? (Analogous to getting the slope like this: fit$coef[2]) If not, it would be handy. (I want SE of 1/slope, and an approx way is ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Jul 13, 1998 at 9:19 pm
    Jul 13, 1998 at 9:40 pm
  • Hey Guys, I'm trying to install R on an SGI IRIX 5.3 machine. I'm having trouble getting R to use POSIX regular expressions. Here is the error message I get when I run help: Error in gsub(pattern, ...
    Matthew KayMatthew Kay
    Jul 8, 1998 at 9:16 pm
    Jul 8, 1998 at 11:01 pm
  • Is there any capability yet to do variance components estimation? I have looked! Jeff jmorris at cldx.com -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help ...
    Morris, JeffreyMorris, Jeffrey
    Jul 8, 1998 at 9:04 pm
    Jul 8, 1998 at 9:40 pm
  • To repeat, my problem was that the latest version of R broke my previously effortless install. Now I get a list of warnings from perl data text html latex perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Jul 7, 1998 at 2:31 pm
    Jul 7, 1998 at 5:37 pm
  • This surprised me. Is it the way it is supposed to be? [1] 0.04 0.49 2.56 6.25 NaN [1] NaN So if you ever have a data set with missing observations (NAs), you can't do any nlm() least squares ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Jul 3, 1998 at 8:48 pm
    Jul 3, 1998 at 10:11 pm
  • Can someone please tell me to make a density histogram? hist makes one with count or relative frequency on the y-axis. I want the density, which is (rel freq)/(bin width) In the help I see ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Jul 3, 1998 at 8:36 pm
    Jul 3, 1998 at 10:08 pm
  • With R-62.1 on Solaris 2.4, configure says the system has regcomp though I do not know where it is getting that information. The Solaris 2.4 regex and other regular expression functions are not ...
    Gordon HarringtonGordon Harrington
    Jul 2, 1998 at 2:50 am
    Jul 2, 1998 at 9:59 am
  • I am using R-0.62.1 on FreeBSD-2.2.5. In R-0.61.3 I wrote the following R-script to produce postscript-output with logarithmic diagram: postscript("Test.PS", paper="a4", width.7, height=7.27, ...
    RhurlinRhurlin
    Jul 1, 1998 at 9:12 pm
    Jul 1, 1998 at 9:12 pm
  • Dear R-helpers, I just upgraded from version 62.1 to 62.2 and now am faced with the same problem I've run into before when upgrading: Is there an easy way to take the libraries I have been using in ...
    Jim Robison-CoxJim Robison-Cox
    Jul 31, 1998 at 5:59 pm
    Jul 31, 1998 at 5:59 pm
  • Matt, After considerable fiddling around with getting the mode of objects right (there are still some rough spots in R), I have a working version of the tests. I had forgotten, but the 'rs' function ...
    Jim LemonJim Lemon
    Jul 31, 1998 at 6:08 am
    Jul 31, 1998 at 6:08 am
  • When I submit the command or any of the libraries, I get an application error and R stops. Any ideas? I am running RJune under Windows NT 4.0 and am a bit confused about where the various parts of a ...
    Morris, JeffreyMorris, Jeffrey
    Jul 30, 1998 at 2:30 pm
    Jul 30, 1998 at 2:30 pm
  • AAARGH! We seem to have found our way onto the email lists of a spammer. I believe that Martin Maechler is out of town presently, but perhaps he can find a way of blocking this kind of junk in the ...
    Peter Dalgaard BSAPeter Dalgaard BSA
    Jul 26, 1998 at 10:44 pm
    Jul 26, 1998 at 10:44 pm
  • Earlier I suggested a meeting of folks interested in R and who will be attending the Joint Statistical Meetings in Dallas, TX, U.S.A. It would be a good time to talk about the software and the ...
    Douglas BatesDouglas Bates
    Jul 24, 1998 at 6:49 pm
    Jul 24, 1998 at 6:49 pm
  • The r-base and r-cran packages are now officially a part of the released version of Debian GNU/Linux. They have been part of Debian 2.0 while it was in development. Debian 2.0 was released at 00:00 ...
    Douglas BatesDouglas Bates
    Jul 24, 1998 at 12:34 am
    Jul 24, 1998 at 12:34 am
  • I am trying to use a legend for a data set plotted with both points and lines. If I use legend(x,y,c("test 1","test 2"),lty=1:2,pch=c("x","o")) I get x ------ test 1 o ...... test 2 Is there any way ...
    E. S. VenkatramanE. S. Venkatraman
    Jul 23, 1998 at 2:48 pm
    Jul 23, 1998 at 2:48 pm
  • Thanks to Ted and Guido for your quick help, I think I know what happened. ernesto Get Your Private, Free Email at http://www.hotmail.com ...
    Ernesto JardimErnesto Jardim
    Jul 22, 1998 at 3:21 pm
    Jul 22, 1998 at 3:21 pm
  • Versions of the V&R libraries, VR_5.3pl025-1.tar.gz, and of tree_0.2-2.tar.gz (giving most of the functionality of S's tree system including all that I have ever used) are now available on CRAN's ...
    Prof Brian RipleyProf Brian Ripley
    Jul 20, 1998 at 4:06 pm
    Jul 20, 1998 at 4:06 pm
  • This problem I previously reported with R 0.62.1 persists with R 0.62.2. I had thought it was SunOS 5.6 but it seems now that it may be related to an incomplete or defective version of gcc or g77 ...
    Paul GilbertPaul Gilbert
    Jul 16, 1998 at 8:50 pm
    Jul 16, 1998 at 8:50 pm
  • Hi- Is anyone working on multiple comparisons of means or post-hoc tests (ie: Tukey, Bonferroni) for R? I saw in the winter 98' archives of this mailing list that these tests had not been implemented ...
    Matthew KayMatthew Kay
    Jul 13, 1998 at 11:16 pm
    Jul 13, 1998 at 11:16 pm
  • I am trying to set up R-0.62.1 on an alphastation running digital unix 3.2D. I had R-0.61.1 working fine, but have had a number of problems getting 0.62.1 going.... The next problem is that plotting ...
    Mark A. BeaumontMark A. Beaumont
    Jul 6, 1998 at 1:58 pm
    Jul 6, 1998 at 1:58 pm
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    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Jul 6, 1998 at 10:47 am
    Jul 6, 1998 at 10:47 am
  • Dear R gurus and users, in order to provide the local users of R with a printed copy of the ample documentation provided with R and the optional packages installed, I have introduced a minor change ...
    Ernst MolitorErnst Molitor
    Jul 6, 1998 at 7:03 am
    Jul 6, 1998 at 7:03 am
  • Dear R gurus and users, for some functions in some of the many packages available for R, with the current definition of \Header given in Rd.sty, the heading bumps into the surrounding words in ...
    Ernst MolitorErnst Molitor
    Jul 5, 1998 at 5:39 pm
    Jul 5, 1998 at 5:39 pm
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    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Jul 2, 1998 at 7:12 am
    Jul 2, 1998 at 7:12 am
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