Re: [R] Definition of "wrapper"?

From: Charilaos Skiadas <>
Date: Sun, 30 Mar 2008 15:04:01 -0400

On Mar 30, 2008, at 2:51 PM, Bryan Hanson wrote:

> I think I more or less understand what a “wrapper” is, but I’d like
> to hear
> how more experienced R users define it, and especially I'd like to
> know if
> there is a formal definition. In my reading, it seems like there
> are a
> fairly wide range of meanings, but they are all conceptually similar.
> I've looked in a couple of the classic R texts, the extensions and
> developers' manuals, and R help archives, and didn't find a
> definition. Of
> course, I may have missed it.
> Thanks in advance. Bryan

This is a general programming question, likely. This might offer a starting point:

Greetings from Hanover, IN

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Haris Skiadas
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