Re: [R] Can't there be a cd command?

From: Peter Ehlers <>
Date: Wed 17 May 2006 - 07:33:05 EST

Rolf Turner wrote:

> Duncan Murdoch wrote (amongst other things):

>>Statistical computing is not easy, so how could R be?  Who has ever 
>>claimed it is?  Any package that makes statistical computing appear to 
>>be easy is probably giving you wrong answers half the time, or is 
>>extremely limited in scope.

> Well expressed, Duncan! (A slam Dunc, one might say. :-) )
> cheers,
> Rolf

I agree - well said! The only thing Duncan missed is that the volume is high partly because there are quite a few people who want to use R without reading any documentation. But is it just my imagination or is that type of post on the decrease?

Peter Ehlers mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Wed May 17 07:41:55 2006

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