R-alpha: pnorm

Mike Meyer (mikem@stat.cmu.edu)
Mon, 01 Apr 1996 14:10:55 -0500


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To: R-testers@stat.math.ethz.ch
Subject: R-alpha: pnorm
Date: Mon, 01 Apr 1996 14:10:55 -0500
From: Mike Meyer <mikem@stat.cmu.edu>

pnorm fails for arguments with absolute value greater than about 38.
The easy fix would be to add another special case to the pnorm.c
function, that just returned 1 (or 0, whichever is correct).

I don't know what the "correct" fix is.

 --Mike

Mike Meyer, Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University
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