Re: [R] Object-oriented programming in R for Java programmers?

From: Johannes Huesing <johannes_at_huesing.name>
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 2008 21:21:37 +0200

Werner Wernersen <pensterfuzzer_at_yahoo.de> [Sun, Jul 27, 2008 at 01:55:26PM CEST]: [...]
> Is there any brief tutorial on oo programming in R
> especially for people who have done oo in Java or C++
> before? That would be really helpful.

"How S4 methods work" highlights the differences between R's function-centric approach to OO and the class-centric approach highlighted by languages such as C++. This 10-page article is written by John Chambers.

-- 
Johannes Hüsing               There is something fascinating about science. 
                              One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture 
mailto:johannes_at_huesing.name  from such a trifling investment of fact.                
http://derwisch.wikidot.com         (Mark Twain, "Life on the Mississippi")

______________________________________________
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 Sun 27 Jul 2008 - 19:25:23 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 Sun 27 Jul 2008 - 19:32:43 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