[Rd] Curry: proposed new functional programming, er, function.

From: Byron Ellis <byron.ellis_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2007 12:00:27 -0700

Hi all (especially R-core) I suppose,

With the introduction of the new functional programming functions into base I thought I'd ask for a Curry() function. I use a simple one that looks this:

Curry = function(FUN,...) { .orig = list(...);function(...) do.call(FUN,c(.orig,list(...))) }

This comes in really handy when using say, heatmap():


or other functions where there are ... arguments, but it's not clear where they should end up.

Byron Ellis (byron.ellis_at_gmail.com)
"Oook" -- The Librarian

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