Re: [R] ks.test one-sample - where can I get a list of the strings specifying the distribution?

From: <D.Campbell_at_iop.kcl.ac.uk>
Date: Wed 10 May 2006 - 05:23:38 EST

   Douglas

   Thank you very much.

   That was very helpful.
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     To: Desmond Campbell/spnedec/Iop@IoP
     From: Douglas Bates <bates@stat.wisc.edu>
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     Date: 09.05.2006 07:23PM
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     Subject: Re: [R] ks.test one-sample - where can I get a list of the
     strings specifying the distribution?

     On   5/9/06,   D.Campbell@iop.kcl.ac.uk  <D.Campbell@iop.kcl.ac.uk>
     wrote:

> Dear all,
> One can use ks.test(x,y) for a one-sample kolmogorov-smirnov
test:
> x being the data sample
> y being a string specifying a distribution
>
> I notice the help on ks.test does not tell you how to get such a
list. Is
> this a hole in my R knowledge?
>
> Where can I get a list of the strings specifying the possible
> distributions?
help.search("distribution") gives a number of hits in the "stats" package. These provide the base set of probability distributions for R. Many others are added in other packages.
> and more specifically
> What would be the string and following parameters for a
uniform(0,1)
> distribution?
"puinf" is the name. See ?punif for the possible arguments.
>
> regards
> Desmond Campbell
>
> Room C0.29, SGDP Centre
> Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF
> Tel: +44 (0) 20 7848 0236
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> Announcing the 7th MRC SGDP SUMMER SCHOOL
> 17 - 21 July 2006 with courses in
> a) twin model fitting, Mx
> b) gene expression and microarrays (Affymetrix)
> c) linkage, association and allied methods
> See [1]http://sgdp.iop.kcl.ac.uk/summerschool/
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