R-alpha: R documentation problems

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard@kubism.ku.dk
25 Aug 1997 11:49:48 +0200

Kurt Hornik <Kurt.Hornik@ci.tuwien.ac.at> writes:

> Last week I spent some time going through the Blue Book to figure out
> what we are missing and where we are different.  (Results will come in
> subsequent emails.)  As a byproduct, here is a list of the documentation
> problems I found.
> ***********************************************************************
> * The following man pages are completely missing:
> * In the `mva' package, the man page for dist() is not correct
>   (The method "binary" is not mentioned.)

And, rather important:

 * Manpages for plot() and par() are incomplete. axes= is missing and
so is lwd=, e.g. It's on the plot.default() page, but it needs to be
duplicated on plot(), or plot() needs to refer more explicitly to
plot.default(), than "See also". Similar notes regarding barplot() and

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