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  • I have been receiving complaints that my libraries no longer give reasonable graphics with R0.90. I have been replying that I have not changed anything. Among my travels (presently in Umea), I have ...
    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Nov 30, 1999 at 7:56 am
    Dec 11, 1999 at 8:16 am
  • As a complete newcomer I am attempting to learn to use R, but am finding it extremely difficult because I have not yet found an "Introduction to R". For over a week now I have monitored the R-help ...
    Clive JenkinsClive Jenkins
    Nov 12, 1999 at 3:03 pm
    Nov 25, 1999 at 11:22 am
  • Hello all, I am somewhat new to S-plus and would really appreciate any help you might have on the following problem: I installed S-plus (0.65.1) on a Sun box (Solaris) and it runs fine as far as I ...
    Carel, RolandCarel, Roland
    Nov 19, 1999 at 12:17 am
    Nov 23, 1999 at 8:49 am
  • dear friends, I would like to know if somebody out there who is very interested in the development of a spreadsheet interface or menu-driven statistical software based on R. Also, I would like to ...
    LilyLily
    Nov 9, 1999 at 8:57 am
    Nov 22, 1999 at 8:56 pm
  • I have been experimenting with convolve(). What I know about convolution I learned from engineering (they call this stuff linear systems theory), not statistics, so maybe this is all just a matter of ...
    Bill SimpsonBill Simpson
    Nov 18, 1999 at 1:41 pm
    Nov 22, 1999 at 11:36 am
  • Dear R users, I have noticed that my R startup is extremely slow. It takes almost 3 minutes from "double-click" to R prompt. I have been running R-0.64.1 till recently and it took about 30 sec. I ...
    Partha_bagchiPartha_bagchi
    Nov 12, 1999 at 8:47 pm
    Nov 18, 1999 at 2:25 pm
  • I have an R program which basically reads in data. It then calls a C program which performs numerical integration until converging to a solution. The result is then passed back from C to R ...
    Joanna MillsJoanna Mills
    Nov 19, 1999 at 2:14 pm
    Nov 22, 1999 at 2:46 pm
  • I just tried to batch-start rgui.exe (not rterm.exe) in a way, that it read.table()s data from a file with changing filename. As I understand no command line parameters are available for that, so ...
    Jens Oehlschlägel-AkiyoshiJens Oehlschlägel-Akiyoshi
    Nov 12, 1999 at 2:52 pm
    Nov 18, 1999 at 7:21 am
  • Hello, Is there a simple way to make a plot with xy coordinates and a z value which determines the size and the color of point on the plot? Thanks for your help ! Emilie ...
    Levivier EmilieLevivier Emilie
    Nov 17, 1999 at 10:18 am
    Nov 17, 1999 at 12:13 pm
  • It appears that "break" will break from the outermost enclosing loop not the innermost loop. Is it a bug or language feature? Tim -- Timothy H. Keitt National Center for Ecological Analysis and ...
    Timothy H. KeittTimothy H. Keitt
    Nov 5, 1999 at 5:41 pm
    Nov 9, 1999 at 4:19 pm
  • Anybody interested in the S maps library for R? I have ported a limited version of the software for a Unix platform, and would be happy to make it available for anybody interested. If there is a lot ...
    Ray BrownriggRay Brownrigg
    Nov 5, 1999 at 8:18 pm
    Nov 9, 1999 at 1:10 pm
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    SpoonSpoon
    Nov 30, 1999 at 1:36 am
    Dec 1, 1999 at 3:21 am
  • I would like to fit a model of the type Y = Xf + e where f are cover fractions (or percent cover). Therefore, I must constrain the fit to 1. sum(f) = 1 2. 0<= f <=1 How can I introduce these 2 ...
    Agustin LoboAgustin Lobo
    Nov 22, 1999 at 7:50 pm
    Nov 24, 1999 at 7:20 pm
  • Hi I am trying to run a 'R Batch' job on unix machine but somehow it locks my dterm window. If I kill the window (or logout from my unix account) it kills the R job too. It does'nt seem to happen ...
    DEVAS, VipulDEVAS, Vipul
    Nov 18, 1999 at 7:38 pm
    Nov 18, 1999 at 10:27 pm
  • Given that R is being written under the GNU GPL, a corollary process would be sufficient documentation of R (in packaged distributions) that explains HOW-TO install, use, and extend R. An example of ...
    Bill PatersonBill Paterson
    Nov 16, 1999 at 8:01 pm
    Nov 17, 1999 at 12:09 pm
  • Hello. I am interested in whether anyone has tried porting the S-Plus function merge.data.frame() to R. I copied and sourced the S-Plus merge.data.frame() function definition but got the following ...
    Potter, David MPotter, David M
    Nov 9, 1999 at 6:18 pm
    Nov 9, 1999 at 6:52 pm
  • Hi. I'm having a problem with disappearing comments when I transfer files (entire .RData files) from one machine to another, and I'm not sure whether it's an R problem or an ESS problem. Since ESS ...
    Matthew WienerMatthew Wiener
    Nov 3, 1999 at 1:58 pm
    Nov 3, 1999 at 4:19 pm
  • Doug, I have been attempting to learn a little bit about nlme without too much documentation except the online help. The Latex file in the nlme directory looks interesting but uses packages that I do ...
    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Nov 25, 1999 at 4:00 pm
    Dec 6, 1999 at 3:16 pm
  • I am compiling R-0.90.0 on alpha-dec-osf4.0 and it stops by giving the following message: cc: Error: ../../../R/src/main/gram.y, line 1365: In this declaration, parameter 1 has a different type than ...
    Dr X CaiDr X Cai
    Nov 26, 1999 at 11:44 am
    Nov 26, 1999 at 8:18 pm
  • Thanks for warm reply from Osman and Prof D. Bates. I have contacted the R-help team twice and everyone gave me a nice reply (except once) and I was extremely happy. I talked to my colleagues about ...
    DEVAS, VipulDEVAS, Vipul
    Nov 19, 1999 at 2:47 pm
    Nov 24, 1999 at 7:33 am
  • Hi I am trying to compile R on Redhat Linux 6.1. I get the following errors. What am I doing wrong? make[2]: *** Warning: File `../unix/libunix.a' has modification time in the future (942749076 ...
    Henk CoetzeeHenk Coetzee
    Nov 16, 1999 at 10:48 am
    Nov 16, 1999 at 3:10 pm
  • I have two factors, WC and WD. If I want a table including all the values of each factor, including NAs, I can get a table by going: table(as.character(WC),as.character(WD),exclude=c()) Is there an ...
    Robert KingRobert King
    Nov 16, 1999 at 4:46 am
    Nov 16, 1999 at 12:26 pm
  • DB Currently a checked-out copy of the CVS source tree occupies DB about 10 MB. To compile and install the sources requires DB about 25 MB. And one of the nice features (why I wanted it): in the R ...
    A.J. RossiniA.J. Rossini
    Nov 13, 1999 at 1:42 am
    Nov 13, 1999 at 11:28 pm
  • Hi, how can I import pictures in R (e.g. bmp or tiff) and display them in an X11? Thanks Sigurd An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL ...
    Sigurd PrieurSigurd Prieur
    Nov 11, 1999 at 3:26 pm
    Nov 11, 1999 at 9:50 pm
  • I have a code that contains function "glm.fit" and it works in S-PLUS. But this same code (with some minor changes) does not work in R. I am supplying the part of the code. Can somebody help with ...
    DEVAS, VipulDEVAS, Vipul
    Nov 9, 1999 at 6:25 pm
    Nov 9, 1999 at 7:09 pm
  • Dear R list, What is the proper way to specify a nested model so that the F values agree with the expected mean square errors? Specifically, suppose I have a design where "Heads" are nested within ...
    Alan T. ArnholtAlan T. Arnholt
    Nov 8, 1999 at 3:34 pm
    Nov 8, 1999 at 5:43 pm
  • HI, are there anything available which calculates incomplete gamma function? I know such functions exist in both ox and Gauss. Thanks, Ott Toomet ...
    Ott ToometOtt Toomet
    Nov 30, 1999 at 6:43 pm
    May 16, 2001 at 4:29 pm
  • I have been using a function seqN <- function(N) {if (0==length(N)) NULL else if (N<=0) NULL else seq(N)} in for loops when I want no looping in the case of a zero value: for (i in seqN(m) ) .. ...
    Paul GilbertPaul Gilbert
    Nov 30, 1999 at 5:10 pm
    Nov 30, 1999 at 5:36 pm
  • hi- I downloaded r 0.90.0 for windows and ran rwinst.exe and the base package would not install for me. I had to unzip rw0900b1.zip and r20900b2.zip manually and then do the rest of install with ...
    Robert L. SandefurRobert L. Sandefur
    Nov 24, 1999 at 10:22 pm
    Nov 24, 1999 at 10:53 pm
  • Dear All, I am trying to generate some Pareto random variates using the inverse method. This is really straightfoward and my R function looks as below : pareto <- function(c, a, cnt00) { u <- ...
    Ajit K JenaAjit K Jena
    Nov 24, 1999 at 5:14 pm
    Nov 24, 1999 at 7:36 pm
  • hi I'm learning R and making some examples. One of them is that for given distribution I show density function, distribution function expected value and variance(?). I know EX <- function(xval,xprob) ...
    Rostislav MatlRostislav Matl
    Nov 22, 1999 at 7:04 pm
    Nov 24, 1999 at 8:51 am
  • I would suggest that you use instead: plot(1:10,1:10,pch=1:5, cex=0.4) ^^^^^^^ cex = 1 being the default. Alvaro A. Novo ...
    Alvaro A. NovoAlvaro A. Novo
    Nov 23, 1999 at 3:07 pm
    Nov 24, 1999 at 5:18 am
  • Dear Doug, This is great news that nlme is finally available for R. I really appreciate the effort that you (plural) have put into it! I noticed while installing that the help gives a missing link ...
    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Nov 23, 1999 at 10:15 am
    Nov 23, 1999 at 10:44 am
  • Hi, I was wondering whether there are interfaces to netCDF, HDF4, or HDF5 for "R". Thanks, Thomas. tmb-r-project at lumo.com ...
    TomTom
    Nov 22, 1999 at 11:57 am
    Nov 22, 1999 at 5:10 pm
  • I am trying to run, in R -Windows95, the example in MASS2, section 17.2. When I run predplot() on cush.lda I get Error: couldn't find function "max.col" I get the plot OK, but within predict(), it ...
    Morris, Jeffrey [OCDUS]Morris, Jeffrey [OCDUS]
    Nov 19, 1999 at 3:58 pm
    Nov 19, 1999 at 5:40 pm
  • In the past few days, I have been helping people from Ethiopia and from Kenya to get started with R. We have discovered that properly installed libraries (survival5 or mine) work and the online (with ...
    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Nov 18, 1999 at 10:41 am
    Nov 18, 1999 at 11:31 am
  • Hi, all. Does anybody have a dos text file format or pdf format of the R functions that are listed at : http://stat.ethz.ch/R-alpha/doc/html/function.html If anyone does could you point me to a ...
    Bill PatersonBill Paterson
    Nov 16, 1999 at 7:01 pm
    Nov 16, 1999 at 10:21 pm
  • Hi, I'm new to R and I wonder if it's possible to have grid lines on a graph? Thanks. Yves Gauvreau -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help mailing list ...
    Yves GauvreauYves Gauvreau
    Nov 16, 1999 at 12:49 pm
    Nov 16, 1999 at 5:08 pm
  • Why did you choose 'r-project.org' inseted or 'r.org'? Masao -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help mailing list -- Read ...
    UEBAYASHI 'UMA' MasaoUEBAYASHI 'UMA' Masao
    Nov 13, 1999 at 5:11 am
    Nov 14, 1999 at 10:18 pm
  • Hi, Maybe this is a simple question: Using S-Plus, and having a matrix m with row- and col-names, I have the following problem: When I import into a function the one-column matrix m[,i], I am no ...
    CstratoCstrato
    Nov 14, 1999 at 7:50 pm
    Nov 14, 1999 at 9:12 pm
  • Do you know what I really, really miss in R that I took fopr granted in my XLisp-Stat programming days??? The ability to easily create menus and dialog boxes. I could write little applications and ...
    Morris, Jeffrey [OCDUS]Morris, Jeffrey [OCDUS]
    Nov 9, 1999 at 6:52 pm
    Nov 9, 1999 at 8:16 pm
  • Hi I am using R65.1 in Windows 95 I have a CSV file from Excell a<-read.table("c:/heberto/mgc/tst.csv",header=T,sep=",") manolo fvcpp fevpp fvvcpp tlcpp rvpp rvtlpp plmaxpp 1 1 99.28 97.67 98.38 ...
    Heberto GhezzoHeberto Ghezzo
    Nov 9, 1999 at 11:31 am
    Nov 9, 1999 at 7:08 pm
  • I'm just beginning with R, and i've got a little problem, I would like to have my own xrange and yrange on the graph when I plot a matrix, and not the one R creates automatically. Thank you for your ...
    Levivier EmilieLevivier Emilie
    Nov 8, 1999 at 4:54 pm
    Nov 8, 1999 at 5:16 pm
  • Is there an archive of the mailing list? If so could someone please give the site address? Jan -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help mailing list -- ...
    Jan KrupaJan Krupa
    Nov 8, 1999 at 3:51 pm
    Nov 8, 1999 at 3:51 pm
  • If I have several character vectors, for example: a_c('data.') b_c('_myfunction(') c_c('vect.') d_c(')') and, j_1 I can build a vector using paste: x_paste(a,j,b,c,j,d,sep="") ...
    Alvaro ColinaAlvaro Colina
    Nov 30, 1999 at 7:25 pm
    Nov 30, 1999 at 9:44 pm
  • Hi, as part of a problem I'd have to do some simple arithmetics on binary numbers, i.e. shifting to the left and shifting to the right. What is the "fastest way" to have R do that? Thanks. Mikki. Get ...
    Mikki JuroMikki Juro
    Nov 29, 1999 at 7:53 pm
    Nov 30, 1999 at 9:51 am
  • Did anybody by accident implement Gray codes in R? If possible for choosing n points with replacement. Thanks a lot. Armin ...
    Armin S. A. RoehrlArmin S. A. Roehrl
    Nov 29, 1999 at 11:56 pm
    Nov 30, 1999 at 7:54 am
  • I am trying to use tapply to estimate the average wage in a set of Year*Education cells using sampling weights, as well as some other other statistics using the weights). I am having trouble trying ...
    Markus JanttiMarkus Jantti
    Nov 25, 1999 at 4:48 pm
    Nov 26, 1999 at 7:42 am
  • R graphics: points ( .., pch= , cex= ) adjusts size, but matpoints ( .., pch= , cex= ) does not. Feature? Bug? thanks -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- ...
    Denis WhiteDenis White
    Nov 24, 1999 at 10:03 pm
    Nov 24, 1999 at 10:30 pm
  • OK I figured it out. The attributes have to be on the value returned, not on the function itself. I tried a linear (not log linear) regression with Poisson, using only the gradient, not the hessian ...
    Jim LindseyJim Lindsey
    Nov 24, 1999 at 11:01 am
    Nov 24, 1999 at 12:48 pm
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