Re: [R] questions on some operators in R

From: Patrick Burns <pburns_at_pburns.seanet.com>
Date: Sat, 19 Jun 2010 12:14:21 +0100

On 19/06/2010 12:00, Jim Lemon wrote:
> Greg Snow wrote:
>> ...
>> If you really care more about saving characters or key strokes over
>> clarity of expression then you should really be using APL...

I think maybe it is K rather than APL.

Pat

>
> I would agree with that. When I had to learn APL at university, I hated
> it because it was like typing hieroglyphics. Finally I bought the manual
> and learned what I was doing, and realized that it was pretty neat. The
> hitch was that you had to have a special keyboard for all the
> hieroglyphics, although one could probably write an interface for a
> QWERTY (or other layout) and use the appropriate character set.
>
> Jim
>
> ______________________________________________
> R-help_at_r-project.org mailing list
> https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
> PLEASE do read the posting guide
> http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
>

-- 
Patrick Burns
pburns_at_pburns.seanet.com
http://www.burns-stat.com
(home of 'Some hints for the R beginner'
and 'The R Inferno')

______________________________________________
R-help_at_r-project.org mailing list
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
Received on Sat 19 Jun 2010 - 11:17:04 GMT

Archive maintained by Robert King, hosted by the discipline of statistics at the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Archive generated by hypermail 2.2.0, at Sat 19 Jun 2010 - 11:50:33 GMT.

Mailing list information is available at https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help. Please read the posting guide before posting to the list.

list of date sections of archive