Re: [Rd] R-alpha typo in ?replicate ?

From: Martin Maechler <>
Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2011 09:07:45 +0100

Thank you,

I'm committing the fixes.

>>>>> Ben Bolker <>
>>>>> on Mon, 21 Mar 2011 23:09:29 -0400 writes:

> simplify: logical or character string; should the result
> be simplified to a vector, matrix or higher dimensional
> array if possible? The default, ‘TRUE’, returns a vector
> or matrix if appropriate, whereas ‘signify = "array"’,
> rather recommended typically, the result may be an ‘array’
> of “rank” (=‘length(dim(.))’) one higher than the result
> of ‘FUN(X[[i]])’.

> Should this read

> ... whereas if 'simplify="array"', typically
> recommended, the result ...

> ?

> Also, ?scan says:

> multi.line: logical. Only used if ‘what’ is a list. If
> ‘FALSE’, all of a record must appear on one line (but more
> than one record can appear on a single line). Note that
> using ‘fill = TRUE’ implies that a record will terminated
> at the end of a line.

> I think a "be" is missing between "will" and
> "terminated" mailing list Received on Tue 22 Mar 2011 - 08:11:44 GMT

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