Re: [R] slow loading with lme4

From: Doran, Harold <HDoran_at_air.org>
Date: Mon 13 Jun 2005 - 19:57:47 EST


It is actually the Matrix package that is taking so long, not lme4. It is is extremely large and is required for use with lme4. I think Doug Bates or Duncan Murdoch can confirm Matrix() contains more than 6000 or so lines of code. But, it is not a problem, it just is what it is.

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	it takes a long time to load the lme4 package.anyone else encounter this problem?
	

> system.time(library(lme4))
载入需要的程辑包:Matrix 载入需要的程辑包:lattice [1] 19.90 0.30 25.56 NA NA
> version
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