R-beta: Re: [S] pbinom

Martin Maechler (maechler@stat.math.ethz.ch)
Tue, 30 Jun 1998 18:30:52 +0200


Date: Tue, 30 Jun 1998 18:30:52 +0200
Message-Id: <199806301630.SAA06369@sophie.ethz.ch>
From: Martin Maechler <maechler@stat.math.ethz.ch>
To: stapleton@stt.msu.edu
Subject: R-beta: Re: [S] pbinom

Btw,

all the pbinom() examples posted to S-news today
return the proper result in R

Martin
>>>>> "JS" == James Stapleton <stapleton@stt.msu.edu> writes
	to S-news :

    JS> More interesting behavior of pbinom:
    >> pbinom(3,2,.8)
    JS> [1] 1
    >> pbinom(30,2,.8)
    JS> [1] 0.9967653
    >> pbinom(40,2,.8)
    JS> [1] -4806.771
    >> pbinom(10,5,.4)
    JS> [1] 1
    >> pbinom(10,5,1)
    JS> [1] 0

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