[Rd] suggestion for sweep help page

From: Claudia Beleites <cbeleites_at_units.it>
Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2010 15:18:15 +0200

Dear all,

I stumbled over the fact that sweep in fact calls FUN with appropriate arrays. I used to think of it as apply-like to call a function with n-dimensional and n-1-dimensional arguments.

I suggest to put a sentence like:

sweep appropriately repeats STATS, and calls FUN with two arrays of the same size.

into the help page to clarify what input FUN should expect.


Claudia Beleites
Dipartimento dei Materiali e delle Risorse Naturali
Università degli Studi di Trieste
Via Alfonso Valerio 6/a
I-34127 Trieste

phone: +39 0 40 5 58-37 68
email: cbeleites_at_units.it

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