Re: [R] Why R is 200 times slower than Matlab ?

From: Gabor Csardi <>
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2008 22:35:55 +0200

But please consider that this benchmark is five years old, and i believe that R has changed quite a lot since version 1.9.


On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 04:21:51PM -0400, Wensui Liu wrote:
> Hi, ZD,
> Your comment about speed is too general. Here is a benchmark
> comparison among several languages and HTH.

Csardi Gabor <>    UNIL DGM

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