Re: [R] An "R is slow"-article

From: Michael A. Miller <mmiller3_at_iupui.edu>
Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2008 14:37:58 -0500

>>>>> "Paul" == Paul Gilbert <pgilbert_at_bank-banque-canada.ca> writes:

> Gustaf Rydevik wrote:

    >> The author also have some thought-provoking opinions on R     >> being no-good and that you should write everything in C

> People used to say assembler, that's progress.

>From the FORTRAN Preliminary Report, IBM, November 1954:

  "FORTRAN should virtually eliminate coding and debugging."



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