Re: [R] Pros and Cons of R

From: Wensui Liu <liuwensui_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 22 May 2008 12:19:04 -0400

agree,
i think R is more like a standard program language than SAS. however, SAS programmer might not feel intuitive to pick up R.

On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 12:14 PM, Kevin E. Thorpe <kevin.thorpe_at_utoronto.ca> wrote:
> Monica Pisica wrote:
>>
>> Cons:
>>
>> - R has a very steep learning curve.
>
> I don't think the learning curve is any steeper than SAS programming,
> it is just a different kind of curve.
>
>
> --
> Kevin E. Thorpe
> Biostatistician/Trialist, Knowledge Translation Program
> Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
> Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
> email: kevin.thorpe_at_utoronto.ca Tel: 416.864.5776 Fax: 416.864.6057
>
> ______________________________________________
> R-help_at_r-project.org mailing list
> https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
> PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
>

-- 
===============================
WenSui Liu
Call for Donations for the China Earthquake!
Blog : statcompute.spaces.live.com

______________________________________________
R-help_at_r-project.org mailing list
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
Received on Thu 22 May 2008 - 16:46:40 GMT

Archive maintained by Robert King, hosted by the discipline of statistics at the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Archive generated by hypermail 2.2.0, at Thu 22 May 2008 - 17:30:40 GMT.

Mailing list information is available at https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help. Please read the posting guide before posting to the list.

list of date sections of archive