Re: [R] Classes and methods

From: Sean Davis <>
Date: Wed 04 May 2005 - 05:16:46 EST

On May 3, 2005, at 2:53 PM, Gabor Grothendieck wrote:

> On 5/3/05, Laura Holt <> wrote:
>> Hi R people:
>> I would like to learn about classes, methods, S3 and S4.
>> Which book would be the most helpful for this info, please: the
>> green one
>> or the white(and blue) one?
>> Or is there something that would be even better, please?
> Reading the source of a few packages: R2HTML (S3), zoo (S3)
> and its (S4) would get you up to speed quickly.

I just did some of this learning myself. Here are a couple of links that I found useful:

I found the first particularly easy reading and it got me going quickly with S4 methods, which it seems to me are the way to go in most cases.

Sean mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Wed May 04 05:28:51 2005

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