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

From: Peter Ehlers <ehlers_at_math.ucalgary.ca>
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



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