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  • I would like to know if there is an easy way to transfer all the data from a S+ directory (".Data" or "_data") to an R image? I would like to transfer all the functions and all the data sets (data ...
    Zivan KaramanZivan Karaman
    Jan 14, 1999 at 8:44 am
    Jan 18, 1999 at 10:10 am
  • Hi Troels, Its in the incoming directory: ftp://ftp.ci.tuwien.ac.at/incoming Try this for a nice demo: -------------------------------------------------------------------- Bernd Johannes Wuebben ...
    Bernd Johannes WuebbenBernd Johannes Wuebben
    Jan 1, 1999 at 4:40 pm
    Jan 3, 1999 at 11:45 pm
  • Hi, Maybe somebody could help me with my problem installing R on my PowerBook G3/292 with MkLinux DR3 installed on the internal HD: When installing R with rpm -Uhv R-base-0.63-3.ppc.rpm I got the ...
    CstratoCstrato
    Jan 2, 1999 at 7:38 pm
    Nov 10, 1999 at 7:49 am
  • Hello out there, my first try to install a package (e.g. ctest from CRAN) didn't succeed; looking at the error messages I think it must be a configuration problem of my machine, but as I'm not very ...
    Ulf MehligUlf Mehlig
    Jan 7, 1999 at 9:34 pm
    Jan 12, 1999 at 2:28 pm
  • ( This may seem a basic query, but anyway ... here goes ... :-) I have a simple ASCII dataset which I'm trying to read into R (and trying to get R to accept it as a data-frame). The data is of the ...
    Andy ElveyAndy Elvey
    Jan 26, 1999 at 9:30 am
    Jan 27, 1999 at 6:34 am
  • Hello and Happy New R Two points: 1 Noting the existence of 0.63.2 as a tgz file on CRAN, but being careful or lazy depending on how you want to see it, I also note that the binaries for Redhat stop ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Jan 12, 1999 at 8:55 am
    Jan 14, 1999 at 9:37 am
  • Any thoughts on the following? Am I missing something? [I am running R for Windows 0.63.1 on a Win NT 4.0 (workstation, sevice pack #4) box.] Thanks. FC. R : Copyright 1998, The R Development Core ...
    Francisco CribariFrancisco Cribari
    Jan 13, 1999 at 2:17 pm
    Jan 13, 1999 at 6:35 pm
  • - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Original Message - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Hi, I am having trouble installing R on a Solaris 2.5.1 machine. After running the configure script, I run make, which quickly ...
    Peter BakerPeter Baker
    Jan 9, 1999 at 4:19 pm
    Jan 12, 1999 at 7:17 pm
  • I am trying to install R under Red Hat Linux 5.2, but the following error happens: [root at edgeworth cribari]# rpm -ivh R-base-0.63.2-1.i386.rpm failed dependencies: libncurses.so.3.0 is needed by ...
    Francisco CribariFrancisco Cribari
    Jan 30, 1999 at 9:59 pm
    Feb 1, 1999 at 9:54 am
  • I thought R users might be interested (surprised) to hear that R will have some competition on Linux now. Bill ---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Sun, 24 Jan 1999 01:37:15 GMT From: Cheryl ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Jan 25, 1999 at 3:22 pm
    Jan 28, 1999 at 9:01 am
  • Dear friends. In the documentation for PAR it is specified that "las" allowing turning axis labels away from default=parallel to axis is not implemented. I need to make graphs with horizontal Y axis ...
    Troels RingTroels Ring
    Jan 12, 1999 at 9:50 pm
    Jan 13, 1999 at 10:48 am
  • Has anyone implemented partial least squares in R? I know there is code in the S archive, but it is a shar file and I run R/S-Plus on a NT 4.0 machine. Thanks! Jeff ...
    Morris, Jeffrey (JCD-RL)Morris, Jeffrey (JCD-RL)
    Jan 5, 1999 at 4:46 pm
    Jan 12, 1999 at 7:56 am
  • Hi. Has anyone written a function to plot points (not surfaces) in x,y,z space? I don't see anything in the current distribution. Alternately, is there some argument that can get persp to do this? ...
    Matthew WienerMatthew Wiener
    Jan 7, 1999 at 5:05 pm
    Jan 8, 1999 at 7:04 pm
  • I have pulled Jim Lindsey's repeated library and put it under the libraries directory, as are all the other toolboxes. 2 questions: Running R COMPILE *.c and *.f goes fine except that Mathlib.h ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Jan 26, 1999 at 9:59 am
    Jan 26, 1999 at 1:00 pm
  • Dear r-helpers, we have installation problems: Successful installation of R-0.63 base package on Solaris 2.5.1 with the SunSoft compilers f77, c version 4.2. We habe problems with the installation of ...
    Bodo AhrensBodo Ahrens
    Jan 20, 1999 at 11:25 am
    Jan 20, 1999 at 6:08 pm
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    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Jan 13, 1999 at 7:58 am
    Jan 13, 1999 at 9:54 pm
  • just testing -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help mailing list -- Read http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~hornik/R/R-FAQ.html Send "info", "help", or ...
    John S. WalkerJohn S. Walker
    Jan 12, 1999 at 8:30 pm
    Jan 13, 1999 at 10:26 am
  • Partly this is just lazyiness, and partly it is because I was hoping for a more "complete" product. I wrote to Richard Stallman about 18 months ago and told him about R, but I didn't get around to ...
    Ross IhakaRoss Ihaka
    Jan 7, 1999 at 1:55 am
    Jan 7, 1999 at 9:58 am
  • Do you know of common problems running 'R' on Windows-2000 Pro? For some reason, the program crashes every time I try to start 'R' Jason K. Wehner University of Chicago Graduate School of Business ...
    Jason K. WehnerJason K. Wehner
    Jan 1, 1999 at 6:49 am
    Jan 22, 2002 at 1:35 pm
  • R 0630 for windows returns a p-value of =< 2.2e-016 and a warning In Splus 3.4 returns a p-value of 0.0106 I think it is the max(v[v<=(1+eps)*PVAL]) causing the problem... max() of an empty ...
    Mai ZhouMai Zhou
    Jan 28, 1999 at 7:45 pm
    Jan 31, 1999 at 1:05 pm
  • HI, I would like to use R in my own main-Program. Is this possible ? If yes where I can find an documentation about this feature ? If I cannot call an R-API Function from my C-Program is it possible ...
    Reinhard SyReinhard Sy
    Jan 29, 1999 at 2:12 pm
    Jan 29, 1999 at 9:45 pm
  • Hi, I have recently installed R in my Linux(Red Hat 5.1) box without any problems. At the time I run some plots or demos, like the "demo(image)" I get the following error: "Error: color allocation ...
    Georgios N. BanavasGeorgios N. Banavas
    Jan 29, 1999 at 10:47 am
    Jan 29, 1999 at 7:55 pm
  • Hello out there, in their "R Complements" to Modern Applied Statistics W. Venables and B. Ripley say that there is a lack of time series related functions in R compared to S plus. Looking at CRAN I ...
    Ulf MehligUlf Mehlig
    Jan 28, 1999 at 2:26 pm
    Jan 29, 1999 at 4:07 pm
  • .RData files are *not* machine-independent! Thus, it doesn't mean the file is corrupted if it won't load on another machine. If the work in the file is quite valuable, you may wish to send email to ...
    Gregory R. WarnesGregory R. Warnes
    Jan 29, 1999 at 12:38 am
    Jan 29, 1999 at 1:30 pm
  • Can anyone explain to me what this error message means, why I'm getting it, and how to fix it? lines(lowess(xdat, ydat, f=.5), col=3) Error: NAs in foreign function call (arg 1) Stuart Luppescu -=-=- ...
    Stuart LuppescuStuart Luppescu
    Jan 28, 1999 at 6:15 pm
    Jan 28, 1999 at 10:02 pm
  • Dear all, is this a bug or do a miss something (this concerns version 0.63.1 on Linux)? Warning: parameter "ylim" couldn't be set in high-level plot() function and actually in both cases ylim is set ...
    Lorenz GygaxLorenz Gygax
    Jan 25, 1999 at 1:15 pm
    Jan 25, 1999 at 1:43 pm
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    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Jan 22, 1999 at 9:03 am
    Jan 22, 1999 at 9:32 am
  • Dear R-helpers: (this is part of a bigger program) the following fails as a function, but runs OK if we comment out the fnfn_ function() line. Any hint would be appreciated. -Yudi- R : Copyright ...
    YudiYudi
    Jan 21, 1999 at 7:04 pm
    Jan 21, 1999 at 7:24 pm
  • Hello again Is there any way (or an alternative non-linear minimiser) that arguments to the function called in nlm can be passed in version 0.62.4? Like (I believe) nlmin in a well known other ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Jan 21, 1999 at 5:09 pm
    Jan 21, 1999 at 6:56 pm
  • Hi Starting to use R as a serious tool, I have come across a programming problem that I can't see the answer too yet. Can someone advise me plese. The problem is that I want to plot a series of lines ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Jan 18, 1999 at 4:12 am
    Jan 18, 1999 at 3:57 pm
  • I am trying to compile R for Solaris 2.6 and am having problems. I understand from the INSTALL file that I am not the first to struggle with this and that the problem probably relates to the version ...
    Caitlin BuckCaitlin Buck
    Jan 14, 1999 at 9:31 am
    Jan 14, 1999 at 5:07 pm
  • After many helpful suggestions from many including Brian Ripley, Peter Dalgaard, Martin Maechler, Douglas Bates, and Tristan Savatier--it is clearly time to upgrade my system from SPARC-10 Solaris ...
    Gordon HarringtonGordon Harrington
    Jan 11, 1999 at 6:59 pm
    Jan 12, 1999 at 1:45 am
  • Ok, I think my first mail didn't get through so I'll try this again. Please disregard. I'm trying to use subscripts on plot text. The help files say this can be done and give several example. I'm ...
    RoyleRoyle
    Jan 7, 1999 at 6:58 pm
    Jan 7, 1999 at 7:30 pm
  • Happy New Year to all, I am using RW0631 and WIN98. 1. The command DATA only works for the base library. 2. The following code on page 312 of Venables and Ripley 1997 sitka.lme <- ...
    Peter B. MandevillePeter B. Mandeville
    Jan 7, 1999 at 7:42 am
    Jan 7, 1999 at 6:06 pm
  • Hi, all. I'm not sure whether this is a problem with ESS or R (or even a feature I don't understand!). Say I've got a function named f.count.these.patterns (as I do -- I'm using actual names in case ...
    Matthew WienerMatthew Wiener
    Jan 6, 1999 at 4:53 pm
    Jan 6, 1999 at 5:20 pm
  • Dear all, The following works with a simple result of lm but gives the error with a more complicated one (could this be due to singularities that occurr in the model?). [1] "lm" But, actually, I ...
    Lorenz GygaxLorenz Gygax
    Jan 4, 1999 at 3:17 pm
    Jan 4, 1999 at 5:15 pm
  • Hi, I was hoping someone could help me with this problem. I�m trying to produce what can be referred to as L�Abbe plots, where a character (my preference is a circle) is plotted at some specified ...
    Simon BondSimon Bond
    Jan 29, 1999 at 1:35 pm
    Feb 1, 1999 at 11:57 pm
  • Hi, everyone. One of my .RData files has been corrupted, and I have some things from the last couple of days that hadn't been backed up yet that I would like to recover rather than recreate if ...
    Matthew WienerMatthew Wiener
    Jan 30, 1999 at 3:36 pm
    Jan 30, 1999 at 8:03 pm
  • Hi Folks, I loaded a couple of quite large data sets into an R session and then quit (after saving the image). Now I get: Error: a read error occured Fatal error: unable to restore saved data (remove ...
    RoyleRoyle
    Jan 27, 1999 at 8:33 pm
    Jan 27, 1999 at 9:12 pm
  • I have just noticed that the last several versions of R that I have compiled all have the problem that functions which use regular expressions (gsub, sub and anything which depends on them) do not ...
    P S CraigP S Craig
    Jan 26, 1999 at 10:02 am
    Jan 26, 1999 at 5:05 pm
  • Has something changed in dyn.load between rw0630 and rw0632 The compiler used to dynamically load a routine to compute the sum of a vector in the folllowing example is mingw32-egcs-1.1 (Win98) ...
    Edward SuskoEdward Susko
    Jan 26, 1999 at 3:22 pm
    Jan 26, 1999 at 3:58 pm
  • If I have two factors A and B with levels '1','2','3' and '1','4','6','8' recpectively (note the gaps in the second one). As factors, the levels are named as above while of course the internal codes ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Jan 25, 1999 at 10:08 pm
    Jan 25, 1999 at 11:11 pm
  • Guido: I just installed the new version, and tried the bug I sent you some time ago: attach(mint1) Fecha[5] still bombs (this is using the data file I attached some time ago). About the output ...
    Kjetil HalvorsenKjetil Halvorsen
    Jan 21, 1999 at 7:59 pm
    Jan 22, 1999 at 7:45 am
  • I have a function that generates data and tries to apply the survfit within it. I have tried: function(..){ x ..... survfit(Surv(tim,sts) ~ grp, data = x, envir = sys.frame(sys.parent())) } but I ...
    Ennapadam VenkatramanEnnapadam Venkatraman
    Jan 21, 1999 at 10:36 pm
    Jan 21, 1999 at 10:49 pm
  • Is this a feature/bug or am I missing something: R : Copyright 1999, The R Development Core Team Version 0.63.2 (January 12, 1999) ...... Error: can't coerce pairlist into a data.frame Thanks, E. S ...
    Ennapadam VenkatramanEnnapadam Venkatraman
    Jan 21, 1999 at 5:29 pm
    Jan 21, 1999 at 5:51 pm
  • No doubt an easy answer to this exists. I have a data frame which comprises 4 matrices and 2 vectors: year(1024,6),growth(1024,6),ycens(1024,6),gcens(1024,6),yinit(1024),ginit(1024) The names of the ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Jan 20, 1999 at 6:16 pm
    Jan 20, 1999 at 7:30 pm
  • Dear r-helpers, I have some multiplot figures that I would like to annotate. To each plot frame I would like to add the associated correlation coefficients. To do so, I believe I need to understand ...
    Alex BuerkleAlex Buerkle
    Jan 19, 1999 at 3:04 pm
    Jan 19, 1999 at 4:56 pm
  • 1. This doesn't work persp(x,y,z,col="grey",xlab="x",ylab="y",zlab="z") but I can get axis lables on x and y by persp(x,y,z,col="grey") title(xlab="x", ylab="y") BUT I can't figure out how to get a ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Jan 19, 1999 at 1:26 pm
    Jan 19, 1999 at 3:26 pm
  • I am using R0.63.1 under Windows 95. Settings of <number and <interval when coplot is called are ignored, except for generating a warning. For example: Warning: parameter "number" couldn't be set in ...
    John MaindonaldJohn Maindonald
    Jan 15, 1999 at 10:41 am
    Jan 15, 1999 at 6:12 pm
  • Am I right in thinking that there a discrepancy between the ?library documentation and the library() function? If I have a library called "patches", then according to the documentation (0.62.4) ...
    Jonathan RougierJonathan Rougier
    Jan 14, 1999 at 12:48 pm
    Jan 14, 1999 at 1:07 pm
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