Re: [Rd] Incorrect calculation of loop in R.2.0.1 (PR#7724)

From: Peter Dalgaard <p.dalgaard_at_biostat.ku.dk>
Date: Sun 13 Mar 2005 - 00:52:28 GMT

iad@columbia.edu writes:

> Full_Name: Ms. Drakes
> Version: 2.01

2.0.1, I guess-

> OS: Windows XP
> Submission from: (NULL) (4.237.32.239)
>
>
> file="C:/glob.csv"
> glob=read.csv(file,header=T)
>
> y=glob$Temperature
>
>
> z=max(y[1:40])
> # this has a probability of exceedance of 1/41
> # now you can check how this does in the 2nd sample -

> sum=0
> for i = 41:100 if (z>y[i]sum=sum+1

That's not how you specify a for loop in R. Please read up on the syntax, e.g. in "An Introduction to R"

> sum
> sum=sum/60
> sum
>
>
> error: the loop i=41:100 does not work correctly, only if information after "if"
> is enclosed in parentheses

It is not a bug in R that your program does not work correctly. Please do not abuse the bug report system like that.

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