R-alpha: Hypergeometric Distribution

Ross Ihaka ihaka@stat.auckland.ac.nz
Tue, 13 May 1997 09:14:03 +1200 (NZST)

Kurt Hornik writes:
 > Note that the problem with `rhyper(5,200,250,60)' never returning still
 > seems to exist.

We have a fix for this.  There was a typo in the underlying generator
code.  (I'm trying to avoid piecemeal fixes, but the dhyper / phyper /
qhyper one seemed rather nasty and the cause of a number of bug
reports).  More complete patch soon.
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