Re: [Rd] Help for methods

From: Gregor Gorjanc <>
Date: Tue 19 Sep 2006 - 13:06:42 GMT

Hin-Tak Leung <hin-tak.leung <at>> writes:

> You are supposed to do:
> ?summary.lm
> ?
> for S3 methods. The former works, the latter doesn't - which is
> probably considered a bug, but then the usage of some of the

I do not follow this. When I type ? I get a summary help page where I can also find info about S3 method for class 'data.frame'. If I am not wrong it is


that takes care of this.

> generics are probably considered obvious and fundamental enough
> that doesn't really behave in any substantially
> different way compared to what is said in ?summary and ?Summary .

Regards, Gregor mailing list Received on Tue Sep 19 23:16:44 2006

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