[R] Summary, was Re: Nine questions about methods and generics

From: Michael Dewey <info_at_aghmed.fsnet.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2007 09:48:55 +0000

At 12:17 06/12/2007, Michael Dewey wrote:
>I have a series of question about methods and generics.

To avoid extra clutter I have deleted the rather long question which is obtainable from

I received a very helpful response off-list the gist of which I summarise below. Since it was off-list I have removed the attribution.

S Poetry might help you. I believe that it does answer why the answer to Q5 is yes. It doesn't matter what argument name you choose -- just be consistent. And of course S Poetry is available from: http://www.burns-stat.com

Michael Dewey

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