Re: [R] Where is the function used in

From: Prof Brian Ripley <>
Date: Sun 08 Jan 2006 - 09:15:04 EST

Try one of


However, I think you would do better to get the source package (boot_1.2-24.tar.gz) and study the source code. (The .zip is a Windows binary, and that is not supposed to be human-readable.)

On Sat, 7 Jan 2006, Christopher R. Bilder wrote:

> Hello!
> I am trying to duplicate the studentized bootstrap confidence interval
> calculations in without using My w/o
> calculations are close to using the same object from
> implementation of boot(), but not quite the same (I think the differences
> are due to how quantiles are computed for z*). Through examining the
> code, I can see there is a call out to a function called
> Obviously, examining this function would be very helpful to see
> how the calculations are truly done! So, I am trying to find the actual
> function code for the function. Sorry if this is a simple
> question, but does anyone know how this function code can be seen?
> Unfortunately, this function can not be seen in R through simply typing its
> name at the command prompt and there is no help entry for it. Also, there
> is no obvious file name in at
> for the
> specific function.
> Thank you in advance!
> Chris Bilder
> University of Nebraska-Lincoln
> Department of Statistics
> Lincoln, NE 68583
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