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  • Hi, I am VERY interested in getting the xfig driver so that I can edit graphical output from R. Searching through the mail archives and reading documentation isn't helping. Is there or isn't there a ...
    Brian KurotsuchiBrian Kurotsuchi
    Mar 3, 1999 at 4:37 pm
    Mar 8, 1999 at 5:04 pm
  • Has anyone written subscripting methods for matrices which are indexed from zero? i.e. functions such as "[.zoffset" and "[<-.zoffset" which would allow, given an appropriate function "zmatrix" ...
    Jonathan RougierJonathan Rougier
    Mar 2, 1999 at 12:18 pm
    Nov 3, 1999 at 5:22 pm
  • I'm sorry if this is a basic question, but I'm stumped. I'm just trying to plot the residuals from a linear model against another variable in the data frame. Here are the lines I'm trying to ...
    Stuart LuppescuStuart Luppescu
    Mar 2, 1999 at 4:10 pm
    Mar 5, 1999 at 3:34 pm
  • Hi all ! I'm sure this is a question that annoys some of you but I'm really needing help on this ! I've been using R for about 1 year now. I'm a biologist, so stats are a tool for my research not the ...
    José Ernesto JardimJosé Ernesto Jardim
    Mar 22, 1999 at 10:57 am
    Mar 23, 1999 at 2:52 pm
  • Dear all, a small correction: in my loess example there is the c missing in x <- c (...); and, of course, before loess can be called it is necessary to load the package "modreg". Thanks again, Lorenz ...
    Lorenz GygaxLorenz Gygax
    Mar 5, 1999 at 1:41 pm
    Mar 7, 1999 at 2:18 pm
  • I have downloaded rw0632 (Windows Version) from the CRAN at ETH Zuerich. Im working with NT4.0 Service Pack 4. I can start without any problems the GUI program Rgui.exe. But by using Rterm.exe (batch ...
    Markus HuerzelerMarkus Huerzeler
    Mar 2, 1999 at 2:34 pm
    Mar 5, 1999 at 5:55 pm
  • Having compiled and successfully installed e1071 on a previous machine (and run under 0.62.4) I want to compile it on a new machine to run under 0.63.3 but the loader can't find netpbm - both ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Mar 18, 1999 at 4:24 pm
    Mar 22, 1999 at 1:55 pm
  • I really don't think this is an R bug; sorry if I've got it wrong twice within a week. Using rw0632 on NT 4.0, I can get R running quite happily under ESS 5.1.3. However, whenever I use help(), ...
    Simon FearSimon Fear
    Mar 12, 1999 at 5:19 pm
    Mar 13, 1999 at 5:20 am
  • I have a rather basic question. How can I get R to generate a ANOVA table and a f-value for a hypothesis test such as: Data: group1 values: 5.2 4.5 6.0 6.1 6.7 5.8 group2 values: 6.5 8.0 6.1 7.5 5.9 ...
    Brian KurotsuchiBrian Kurotsuchi
    Mar 7, 1999 at 6:25 pm
    Mar 7, 1999 at 11:02 pm
  • Hi All, I just used "dump" on Splus to transfer a pile of survival objects from Splus 3.4 on Solaris 7 to R 0.63.3 on Intel. The only trick is that survival objects contain an element holding the ...
    Gregory R. WarnesGregory R. Warnes
    Mar 31, 1999 at 10:08 pm
    Apr 1, 1999 at 12:14 pm
  • Hi, I was thinking to ask the University computing Labs here to install R and I was told they need a statement that the software (R) is Y2K compliant. Which I cannot find in CRAN. (in addition to the ...
    Mai ZhouMai Zhou
    Mar 30, 1999 at 4:42 pm
    Mar 31, 1999 at 7:59 am
  • Dear R users, I would like to translate R documents including FAQ and help pages to Japanese. If you can help me, please mail to yusuke at Yusuke Uchiyama Laboratory of Insect ...
    Yusuke UchiyamaYusuke Uchiyama
    Mar 26, 1999 at 1:13 pm
    Mar 29, 1999 at 10:26 am
  • Hi, I wonder whether the mechanism of parsing parameters to functions has changed between 0.63.1 and 0.63.3? The following code yeils different results in R 0.63.1 (Version 0.63.1 (Dec 5, 1998)) and ...
    Athula HerathAthula Herath
    Mar 24, 1999 at 4:44 pm
    Mar 24, 1999 at 8:41 pm
  • When I tell several people here in the Philippines about the wonders of using R, one of the things I am asked is why is it called "R"? Does it have anything to do with the fact that the original ...
    Jose Ramon G. AlbertJose Ramon G. Albert
    Mar 20, 1999 at 1:45 pm
    Mar 20, 1999 at 11:30 pm
  • Paul Gilbert has informed me of his DSL library for time series functions. However, it does not work for the Windows 95/98 version of R. He says that this work entails compiling the fortran into the ...
    Jose Ramon G. AlbertJose Ramon G. Albert
    Mar 15, 1999 at 11:06 am
    Mar 18, 1999 at 9:46 am
  • but I cannot reproduce what you describe. Can you send me more detail on your system (and, please, try the graphics demo, just 'demo(graphics)' <ret , first plot should show dotted lines). guido ...
    Guido MasarottoGuido Masarotto
    Mar 10, 1999 at 5:41 pm
    Mar 11, 1999 at 9:01 am
  • R version: RW0632 1. gnlm package, nlr() error message: "Last global step failed to locate a point lower than x. Either x is an approximate local minimum of the function, the function is too ...
    Rashid NassarRashid Nassar
    Mar 5, 1999 at 8:35 pm
    Mar 8, 1999 at 8:15 am
  • Dear R users, I would like to produce gifs or jpegs with R, as I would like to display them on a webpage. Is there an easier/faster/better way to do it than to generate postscript files and then use ...
    Mar 28, 1999 at 9:44 pm
    Mar 29, 1999 at 8:40 am
  • I want to pick out a single member for each row of a matrix according to an indexing vector and I would have thought this was a simple operation. Is it that I am too stuck in Fortran for my own good ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Mar 26, 1999 at 6:55 pm
    Mar 27, 1999 at 2:30 am
  • Hi, I had a problem passing characters from R into c-code by dyn.load() and .C(). test.c: void R2Cdouble(double *db) { printf("\n my double: %f \n", db[0]); } test.R: dyn.load("") ...
    Torsten HothornTorsten Hothorn
    Mar 25, 1999 at 1:29 pm
    Mar 25, 1999 at 5:41 pm
  • Hi I was trying to install a package (sgeostat) under windows but the r-faq only tells how to do it under unix. Question: 1) is there documentation on how install a package under windows? Thanx bob ...
    Robert L. SandefurRobert L. Sandefur
    Mar 25, 1999 at 2:56 pm
    Mar 25, 1999 at 3:46 pm
  • Hi all, Was wondering if any body would know if the book "Programming with Data" a guide to S language could be used as a guide to working with the R language. Comments, suggestions, a book review is ...
    Josef BohartJosef Bohart
    Mar 24, 1999 at 1:48 am
    Mar 24, 1999 at 11:11 pm
  • I cannot seem to read in my very large data set. I have tried to adjust the memory but to no avail. Any advice you could offer would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Andrea ...
    Mar 23, 1999 at 1:37 am
    Mar 23, 1999 at 10:29 am
  • Dear R users, I would like to know if there is a package in R that estimates multinomial logit models (without using surrogate Poisson models) -or even better- nested multinomial logit models? I am ...
    Marjo Pyy-MartikainenMarjo Pyy-Martikainen
    Mar 15, 1999 at 10:55 am
    Mar 19, 1999 at 8:46 am
  • ./configure works fine. make generates the error ...... gcc -g -O2 -I../include -I../../src/include -c saveload.c -o saveload.o In file included from /usr/include/sys/turnstile.h:12, from ...
    John MaindonaldJohn Maindonald
    Mar 18, 1999 at 1:52 am
    Mar 18, 1999 at 12:31 pm
  • A question to all you R-gurus: Can R (or S-plus, for that matter) make efficient use of multiple Intel Processors running under Linux (within the same PC, not over a net)? With the release of the new ...
    Kenneth NordstromKenneth Nordstrom
    Mar 10, 1999 at 12:13 pm
    Mar 10, 1999 at 5:12 pm
  • Windows 9*/NT version, on an NT box R 0.63.0 Beta (Nov 13, 1998) survfit(Surv(x,d) ~1) } Error: Object "x" not found Other functions like in the ctest library works out OK, the x and d got passed to ...
    Mai ZhouMai Zhou
    Mar 9, 1999 at 4:34 pm
    Mar 9, 1999 at 5:33 pm
  • Hello, I have been trying to install R on a Sun box running Solaris 2.6. I am running into a strange error when trying to make R. Basically, everything compiles fine, but it stops when trying to ...
    Di WangDi Wang
    Mar 8, 1999 at 7:37 pm
    Mar 8, 1999 at 8:25 pm
  • Hi, can someone running R on Xemacs can give me some hints about the installation/connfiguration.(I mean in a Linux box) I have already downloaded ESS. One of the steps in the installation guide is ...
    Orlando San MartinOrlando San Martin
    Mar 31, 1999 at 7:46 am
    Mar 31, 1999 at 4:54 pm
  • Dear all, I am still trying to find out what goes wrong when I use ace (I get an 'NAs in foreign fuction call (arg3)' but when I go through it with debug there seem no data to be missing). I had some ...
    Lorenz GygaxLorenz Gygax
    Mar 31, 1999 at 8:54 am
    Mar 31, 1999 at 9:44 am
  • I'm an R newbie, so please forgive if this question has been asked and answered many times before on this mailing list. I can't find anything in the manual (Notes or R), the FAQ or on CRAN, so... Has ...
    Terry J. WestleyTerry J. Westley
    Mar 29, 1999 at 5:20 pm
    Mar 29, 1999 at 6:05 pm
  • Hi, is there R function that does factor analysis? Thanks in advance. Kenny Ye Assistant Professor Department of Applied Math and Statistics SUNY at Stony Brook Stony Brook, New York 11794-3600 ...
    Kenny YeKenny Ye
    Mar 26, 1999 at 2:51 am
    Mar 26, 1999 at 6:13 am
  • Hi I am trying to get to grips with lme and perhaps the euro-cent is not dropping. I want to define a model with some terms random and some fixed so that: gd<-groupedData(y~x|c,df) defining by the ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Mar 25, 1999 at 6:13 pm
    Mar 25, 1999 at 7:45 pm
  • Hello, Perhaps I am missing something here about the function structure() (Platfrm etc. in the end? [,1] [,2] [,3] [1,] 1 3 5 [2,] 2 4 6 [,1] [,2] [1,] 1 4 [2,] 2 5 [3,] 3 6 [,1] [,2] [1,] 1 2 [,1] ...
    Partha BagchiPartha Bagchi
    Mar 25, 1999 at 2:09 pm
    Mar 25, 1999 at 2:33 pm
  • Hello everybody, I frequently have to produce barplots from variables the natural variation of which is far away from zero. A typical range would be, say from -16 to -28. So, the following example ...
    Uli Flenker; Raum 704Uli Flenker; Raum 704
    Mar 25, 1999 at 12:43 pm
    Mar 25, 1999 at 1:21 pm
  • hi, I am new to the list, and wonder where can I find the data sets used in the exercises at the end of the "Notes on R" ... thanks, ...
    Orlando San MartinOrlando San Martin
    Mar 25, 1999 at 6:14 am
    Mar 25, 1999 at 7:11 am
  • Is plot(ts.object) equivalent to the S-Plus ts.plot ? -- ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Konstantinos E. Vorloou | Tel: +44 (0)191 374 1821 Department of ...
    Konstantinos Euripides VorloouKonstantinos Euripides Vorloou
    Mar 23, 1999 at 1:20 pm
    Mar 24, 1999 at 9:06 am
  • I am new to R, so please be patient. Most of my experience with interpreted statistical languages is with SPSS and SAS. I have extensive fortran experience. I have printed and read the R manual. I ...
    Mark HanselMark Hansel
    Mar 22, 1999 at 2:31 am
    Mar 22, 1999 at 9:39 am
  • Hello, [really hoping not to ask something the 1001th time] I need single backslashes printed for generating TeX-code. That works: [1] "\begin{tabular}" But \h seems to be interprated in some way ...
    Knut SuebertKnut Suebert
    Mar 20, 1999 at 9:05 pm
    Mar 21, 1999 at 12:08 pm
  • K., I move it to the File/Save as/Postscript menu item on the graphics device. I believed that it is more logical to have it there. In addition, before, if you had more than one devices open, it was ...
    Guido MasarottoGuido Masarotto
    Mar 19, 1999 at 8:46 am
    Mar 19, 1999 at 3:52 pm
  • p01 R1-00 0.0295 R1-01 0.0283 R1-02 0.0145 R1-03 0.0235 R1-04 0.0339 R1-05 0.0239 R1-06 0.0414 R1-07 0.0259 Error: (list) object cannot be coerced to vector type 14 I've worked around the problem by ...
    Paul KienzlePaul Kienzle
    Mar 17, 1999 at 11:20 am
    Mar 18, 1999 at 1:59 am
  • To whom it may concern: Has anyone ported Pinheiro and Bates' Nonlinear mixed effects package to R for Windows? If so, please let me know if I can have access to it. Thanks in advance, David Erhart ...
    Erhart, DavidErhart, David
    Mar 17, 1999 at 4:39 pm
    Mar 17, 1999 at 6:21 pm
  • Dear List, invoking qqnorm-plots in Version 63.3 produces funny things: using the option `type="s"´ on qqnorm should give a nice *line* of observed quantiles. Now, the line is walking along in order ...
    Tino ReinhardtTino Reinhardt
    Mar 16, 1999 at 1:25 am
    Mar 16, 1999 at 1:12 pm
  • I am trying to install R-0.63.3 on a Digital Alpha running OSF V4.0D, and having some difficulties. Can anyone help? Also, I found some "oddities" in the installation process. I expect that this ...
    Paul SzaboPaul Szabo
    Mar 12, 1999 at 12:07 am
    Mar 12, 1999 at 9:26 am
  • i can not seem to find any R functions on standard time series analysis, e.g. exp. smoothing, ARIMA modeling. are these available in a specific library. any help will be gratefully appreciated. Jose ...
    Jose Ramon G. AlbertJose Ramon G. Albert
    Mar 11, 1999 at 1:42 pm
    Mar 11, 1999 at 2:48 pm
  • I note that the CRAN at .at land still refers to 0.63.2. Is this just a typo? I don't want to download a whole lot only to find I still have it! Does 0.63.3 live elsewhere? And I note the new ...
    John LogsdonJohn Logsdon
    Mar 11, 1999 at 12:08 pm
    Mar 11, 1999 at 1:32 pm
  • Hi, working with R, version 0.63.0, I was successful to dyn.load fortran90 subroutines on a Solaris 2.6, as long as they are more or less in conformity with f77. It was not possible to work with ...
    Bodo AhrensBodo Ahrens
    Mar 10, 1999 at 3:37 pm
    Mar 10, 1999 at 10:01 pm
  • Hi, I would like to confirm w/ the other members if the function persp( ) has limitations such as not being able to label the axis... or, am I missing something? ?persp seems to indicate that's not ...
    Alvaro A. NovoAlvaro A. Novo
    Mar 10, 1999 at 4:23 am
    Mar 10, 1999 at 4:33 pm
  • I tried to compile R-0.63.1 to R-0.63.3 on my DEC Alpha with the operating system of UNIX 4.0. All have the same problem after R.binary has been successfully compiled. The last few lines of the ...
    Dr X CaiDr X Cai
    Mar 10, 1999 at 2:07 pm
    Mar 10, 1999 at 3:48 pm
  • On my system platform sparc-sun-solaris2.5 arch sparc os solaris2.5 system sparc, solaris2.5 status status.rev 0 major 0 minor 63.3 year 1999 month March day 6 language R the example() function seems ...
    Michael MeyerMichael Meyer
    Mar 9, 1999 at 6:42 pm
    Mar 9, 1999 at 8:16 pm
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