Re: [R] definition of index.array and boot.return in the code for boot

From: Spencer Graves <>
Date: Tue 19 Jul 2005 - 08:10:13 EST

          Excellent question. Try 'getAnywhere("index.array")'. It's hidden in "namespace:boot". Ditto for "boot.return".

          spencer graves

Obrien, Josh wrote:

> Dear R friends,
> I am reading the code for the function boot in package:boot in an attempt to learn how and where it implements the random resampling used by the non-parametric bootstraps.
> The code contains two (apparent) functions - 'index.array' and 'boot.return' - for which I can find no documentation, and which don't even seem to exist anywhere on the search path. What are they?
> Also, if the meanings of those two don't answer my larger question, could you point me to the code that implements the random resampling?
> Thanks very much for your help,
> Josh O'Brien
> UC Davis
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