Re: [R] surprising predicting capabilities

From: Ted Harding <Ted.Harding_at_manchester.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 04 Jun 2008 23:28:13 +0100 (BST)


On 03-Jun-08 16:16:13, chaogai wrote:
> Hi,
> I noticed the following fortune in R 2.7 and 2.6.2:
>
> fortune('Spreads')
>
> If anything, there should be a Law: Thou Shalt Not Even Think
> Of Producing A Graph That Looks Like Anything From A Spreadsheet.
> -- Ted Harding (in a discussion about producing graphics)
> R-help (August 2008)
>
> Just wondering, what function and library gave this detailed
> prediction?
> Cheers

I suspect that .../site-library/fortunes/fortunes/fortunes.csv was exported from Excel ...

Ted.



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