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  • * documentation. -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help mailing list -- Read http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~hornik/R/R-FAQ.html Send "info", "help", or ...
    Jeff D. HamannJeff D. Hamann
    Nov 12, 2001 at 10:20 pm
    Nov 21, 2001 at 10:17 am
  • Hi, I am having the following problem and I am not sure if this is bug or I am missing something obvious. I have a bunch of R functions that automatically process large data sets. The processing ...
    ApjaworskiApjaworski
    Nov 28, 2001 at 8:25 pm
    Nov 29, 2001 at 6:23 pm
  • Hi, all. I'm trying to cluster 12,500 objects using hclust from package mva. The distance matrix takes up nearly 600 MB. The distance matrix also needs to be copied when being passed to the fortran ...
    Wiener, MatthewWiener, Matthew
    Nov 29, 2001 at 5:13 pm
    Dec 5, 2001 at 9:18 pm
  • Dear all, I have recently experienced something with the function order I cannot explain: The help(order) (which I admit having overlooked before) rises even more my confusion... The following lines ...
    Laurent GautierLaurent Gautier
    Nov 24, 2001 at 6:59 pm
    Nov 27, 2001 at 8:02 pm
  • One of the few things that I miss from Splus is the ability of interactively add text and symbols to graphics that have been created by functions. I understand that the best solution in R is to ...
    Agustin LoboAgustin Lobo
    Nov 22, 2001 at 9:38 am
    Nov 23, 2001 at 11:52 am
  • Hola! santes<-c(210,169,187,160,167,176,185,206,173,146,174,201,198,148,154) sdespues<-c(201,165,166,157,147,145,168,180,147,136,151,168,179,129,131) ...
    Kjetil halvorsenKjetil halvorsen
    Nov 22, 2001 at 4:38 pm
    Nov 23, 2001 at 9:16 am
  • Dear R-users, Probably this is rather general question and I apologize for this: I'm using R and other softwares on Win and I would like to install Linux on my PC in order to be able to install R for ...
    MUGGEO VITOMUGGEO VITO
    Nov 21, 2001 at 10:45 am
    Nov 21, 2001 at 4:11 pm
  • Help ! I am a graduate student in statistics, nearing the end of my first semester, and recently discovered R, but cannot figure out how to install it on my Mac. I am currently running OS 10.1.1, and ...
    Wiley RittenhouseWiley Rittenhouse
    Nov 19, 2001 at 5:11 am
    Nov 26, 2001 at 2:01 pm
  • Hello! Disapointed about SPSS I have to choose another statistic program. And altough I sympathise with the idea of a non-commercial software-project like R and I like the spirit of the R community ...
    Michael ReineckeMichael Reinecke
    Nov 23, 2001 at 11:31 am
    Nov 23, 2001 at 8:48 pm
  • Dear all, I am looking for a way to read tiff data into R (this could be something the pixmap package users could find intersting). I could not find anything related but I suspect something to ...
    Laurent GautierLaurent Gautier
    Nov 19, 2001 at 2:27 pm
    Nov 20, 2001 at 5:09 pm
  • hist(rbinom(1000,10,0.5),col=2,xlim=c(0,10),ylim=c(0,300)) gives a histogram with "touching bars" hist(rbinom(100000,10,0.5),col=2,xlim=c(0,10),ylim=c(0,30000)) gives a histogram with space between ...
    Erich NeuwirthErich Neuwirth
    Nov 12, 2001 at 11:48 am
    Nov 15, 2001 at 11:22 am
  • Dear R list-members, Is there any way to display numbers with comma as decimal separator, i.e., "5,4" instead of "5.4", in plots (x and y axis, expressions)? Thanks for any suggestion, Antonio Olinto ...
    AolintoAolinto
    Nov 22, 2001 at 1:06 pm
    Mar 17, 2002 at 11:29 pm
  • An embedded message was scrubbed... From: Douglas Bates <bates at stat.wisc.edu Subject: Re: [R] Are you experienced in SAS and R as well? Which of these would you recommend me? Date: 23 Nov 2001 ...
    Douglas BatesDouglas Bates
    Nov 23, 2001 at 10:44 pm
    Nov 26, 2001 at 8:07 pm
  • [ If this is considered off-topic please let me know in private mail. ] With the current version of the glibc library in Debian's "testing" and "unstable" distributions, ldconfig now loads the ATLAS ...
    Dirk EddelbuettelDirk Eddelbuettel
    Nov 12, 2001 at 11:20 pm
    Nov 21, 2001 at 2:08 pm
  • I would like to plot two different scatterplots in the same frame (say with different colors) but everytime plot is called a new frame is created. Is there a way around this? ...
    Justin FayJustin Fay
    Nov 15, 2001 at 9:49 pm
    Nov 19, 2001 at 10:23 am
  • Can R (which as I am quickly discovering is a awsome package) easily perform Two-Stage, Three-Stage, and Seemingly Unrelated Regression? Jeff D. Hamann ...
    Jeff D. HamannJeff D. Hamann
    Nov 12, 2001 at 8:38 am
    Nov 19, 2001 at 10:03 am
  • Dear People, After considerable effort, I managed to install gcc-3.0 on my Debian system. However, Debian keeps gcc-2.95 around as the default compiler, and gcc, g++ point to the 2.95 version. The ...
    Faheem MithaFaheem Mitha
    Nov 17, 2001 at 5:27 pm
    Nov 18, 2001 at 9:09 pm
  • This is no doubt trivial but after searching the help files and the web, I cannot seem to find it. 1) How do I convert 'hgt' into 'HGT' in R? 2) How should I have used the help facilities to find ...
    Randall SkeltonRandall Skelton
    Nov 16, 2001 at 11:37 am
    Nov 17, 2001 at 6:54 pm
  • Dear anybody dealing with TCLTK on R I'm trying, without any success, to get a simple TCLTK window to remain floating on top of the RGui and RConsol windows when the later have focus. I cannot find ...
    Simon GatehouseSimon Gatehouse
    Nov 13, 2001 at 11:50 pm
    Nov 14, 2001 at 11:49 pm
  • Good Evening, I'm using R1.2.1. Is 3D plotting available? The only reference I find is to "plot.locfit.3d {locfit}" and the documentation says the function is not currently available in R. Any help ...
    Bill VedderBill Vedder
    Nov 11, 2001 at 7:21 am
    Nov 12, 2001 at 9:33 am
  • I am a new user of R and would like a bit of advice. I wish to write a short program in R that I can call up when I want to run it. How do I go about storing and recalling the particular code that I ...
    Bob BanksBob Banks
    Nov 7, 2001 at 2:02 pm
    Dec 20, 2001 at 4:16 pm
  • Dear R-help, This is just a wishlist item: Is it possible at all to make R (optionally) automagically do save.image() periodically (e.g., every fixed number of commands or = fixed amount of time)? ...
    Liaw, AndyLiaw, Andy
    Nov 12, 2001 at 8:52 pm
    Dec 5, 2001 at 12:25 am
  • All, I am trying to use a named pipe to steer R from an external application. Following the examples in RNEWS 1:1, I have created a simple listener: zz <- fifo("TESTFIFO", "r") repeat { a <- ...
    Mark MyattMark Myatt
    Nov 26, 2001 at 9:57 am
    Nov 28, 2001 at 2:09 pm
  • I have a dataset that looks like this (many other variables not shown. including a unique row identifier "id"): query lib coverage percid Length:80664 Length:80664 Min. :0.080 Min. :0.2250 Mode ...
    Aaron J MackeyAaron J Mackey
    Nov 27, 2001 at 3:10 pm
    Nov 27, 2001 at 7:24 pm
  • I am looking for a function (or package) to plot histograms of directional data such as wind direction. I believe these are called rose diagrams. Is there an R script for this? If not, can it be ...
    David FinlaysonDavid Finlayson
    Nov 23, 2001 at 6:43 am
    Nov 26, 2001 at 3:22 am
  • Hello! Disapointed about SPSS I have to choose another statistic program. And altough I sympathise with the idea of a non-commercial software-project like R and I like the spirit of the R community ...
    Micha fuchsMicha fuchs
    Nov 23, 2001 at 12:05 pm
    Nov 23, 2001 at 8:42 pm
  • Dear R people, I am wondering how difficult it would be to produce graphs based on maps in R (like "a county is red where x is high"). I reckon this requires the coordinates for the polygons that ...
    Zsombor Cseres-GergelyZsombor Cseres-Gergely
    Nov 7, 2001 at 10:56 am
    Nov 23, 2001 at 11:34 am
  • Dear users of the R mailing list, I am a ph.d. student in biology working on red deer in Norway, who would like to conduct an analysis with random factor where the response is binomially ...
    Leif Egil LoeLeif Egil Loe
    Nov 20, 2001 at 8:28 am
    Nov 22, 2001 at 8:07 am
  • As to call files of another softwares(as, Excel, minitab) to be manipulated inside of R-plus? Respectfully Regiane An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL ...
    GepGep
    Nov 12, 2001 at 1:20 pm
    Nov 19, 2001 at 3:02 pm
  • I am just learning to use R. The data from my current project are integer-valued. I am able to create scatterplots, but I would like to have some indication on the plots when multiple data points ...
    Edward HagenEdward Hagen
    Nov 18, 2001 at 12:23 pm
    Nov 18, 2001 at 3:56 pm
  • Hi All, We're interested in finding other users of R in pharmaceutical companies. Please reply if you are or know of someone who is. -Greg Gregory R. Warnes, Ph.D. Pfizer Global Research and ...
    Warnes, Gregory RWarnes, Gregory R
    Nov 12, 2001 at 3:34 pm
    Nov 13, 2001 at 12:52 pm
  • I'm comparing R-1.3.0 on Solaris 2.6 to R-1.3.1 on WindowsNT. The following 5-line script returns TRUE on Unix but FALSE on NT: fnam <- tempfile() file.create(fnam) txt <- paste("file.exists(\"", ...
    David BrahmDavid Brahm
    Nov 1, 2001 at 9:39 pm
    Nov 2, 2001 at 4:45 pm
  • Hi all, Could you point me to a script editor in Linux that will allow me to a somewhat easy pasting of section(s) of an R script or function into R for execution? Something like WinEdt+RWinEdt macro ...
    Gindo TampubolonGindo Tampubolon
    Nov 30, 2001 at 12:19 am
    Nov 30, 2001 at 12:17 pm
  • Hello, I've had a quick look on the list and can't find an answer to this niggle. Whilst debugging some code, I noticed that looping variables in R are not local to the loop as seams common in ...
    Richard NixonRichard Nixon
    Nov 28, 2001 at 2:55 pm
    Nov 28, 2001 at 6:45 pm
  • A consensus seems to emerge : R would excel to exploratory work on small/middle-sized datasets, while SAS would be able to munch much larger datasets. However, I see the "size" problem as a red ...
    Emmanuel CharpentierEmmanuel Charpentier
    Nov 27, 2001 at 3:11 pm
    Nov 28, 2001 at 6:27 pm
  • I am trying to pass an equation as an arguement to a function, which seems pretty straightforward given lazy evaluation. I constructed the following little test to make sure I sort of knew what I was ...
    Michaell TaylorMichaell Taylor
    Nov 27, 2001 at 9:34 pm
    Nov 28, 2001 at 8:02 am
  • I know this topic has had plenty of discussion in the last couple of days, but.... I've been trying to compare the effects of different fitted methods for systems of equations (OLS, SUR, 2SLS, 3SLS ) ...
    Jeff D. HamannJeff D. Hamann
    Nov 27, 2001 at 6:54 pm
    Nov 27, 2001 at 7:40 pm
  • Dear R-Users, I have a data file with timestamps and I wanted to use POSIXct time data type to represent the respective column. I played around with the type and found a couple of issues: * there ...
    Vadim OgranovichVadim Ogranovich
    Nov 26, 2001 at 11:14 pm
    Nov 27, 2001 at 3:22 am
  • Hi all, how do I change the magnification of xaxis annotation? I need a smaller axis text size in some of my plots. I tried cex.axix=0.5 in plot(), but this doesn't work. Thanks, Sven ...
    Sven GarbadeSven Garbade
    Nov 22, 2001 at 11:32 am
    Nov 22, 2001 at 1:25 pm
  • In a recent post, I reported that help.start worked with Mozilla, although it had not worked before. I now have discovered the difference. I'm using RH Linux 7.1 and Mozilla 0.9.5 and R 1.3.1. When I ...
    Jonathan BaronJonathan Baron
    Nov 15, 2001 at 12:23 am
    Nov 21, 2001 at 6:12 pm
  • Hi list! I'm computing multivar. distances from a set of centroids to a (large) set of individuals. I'm now just using rbind to create a matrix (x) with the centroid and the individuals, then run ...
    Agustin LoboAgustin Lobo
    Nov 19, 2001 at 2:08 pm
    Nov 19, 2001 at 6:04 pm
  • I think that there is a problem in the doc of MASS function corresp: man(corresp) states: "... Arguments: x: The function is generic, accepting various forms of the principal argument for specifying ...
    Agustin LoboAgustin Lobo
    Nov 12, 2001 at 10:23 am
    Nov 12, 2001 at 11:30 am
  • Hi all, I have problems transforming a matrix into a data.frame: If I do: [1] 1600 3 Why a does not have the same dimensions than parcelas.cobtot.conti? I've tested with caith and the behaviour there ...
    Agustin LoboAgustin Lobo
    Nov 9, 2001 at 7:46 pm
    Nov 12, 2001 at 9:56 am
  • Dear R community, I wrote and someone else helped me type a 5-page R-info in Chinese, covering the most basic information on how to get and install and start using R on Wintel PC. This could serve ...
    Mai ZhouMai Zhou
    Nov 9, 2001 at 5:00 pm
    Nov 9, 2001 at 10:22 pm
  • On a related topic to this - can someone tell me how to independently alter the fontsize and position of text on a persp plot?? I've tried using titles() and axes() but they seem to only apply to the ...
    Toby PattersonToby Patterson
    Nov 7, 2001 at 1:21 am
    Nov 9, 2001 at 2:13 pm
  • I'm also having trouble installing R 1.3.1 on Solaris and getting png and jpeg support. It looks like perhaps the png and jpeg libraries I installed weren't built with all the support R needs. If ...
    Don MacQueenDon MacQueen
    Nov 2, 2001 at 2:05 am
    Nov 5, 2001 at 4:10 pm
  • Hello! I'm beginning to use R and I have a problem. I've a data base of 1491 elements, I could create the points from this data frame but when I try to create the pairs the computer takes 30 minutes ...
    VERONICA URIBEVERONICA URIBE
    Nov 26, 2001 at 2:13 pm
    Nov 30, 2001 at 9:30 am
  • Hi, Is there a simple command to pause a script until the user hits return? Alternatively, is there a command which prompts the user for some input and assigns the input into a variable? dave ...
    David A RichmondDavid A Richmond
    Nov 29, 2001 at 8:34 pm
    Nov 30, 2001 at 9:20 am
  • Is there a method for creating "animations" using R. Or is there another piece of software (unix perferrably) that can generate a "movie" from many ps/eps/gif/jpg files? Thanks, Jeff. Jeff D. Hamann ...
    Jeff D. HamannJeff D. Hamann
    Nov 29, 2001 at 11:51 pm
    Nov 30, 2001 at 9:03 am
  • Hello, I run R on Windows 2000. When I load lattice library and plot some lme class objects, the graphic window displays a dark-green color. Graphics look ok on the screen, but lines and points ...
    Yang, RichardYang, Richard
    Nov 29, 2001 at 9:51 pm
    Nov 30, 2001 at 7:03 am
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