Updated mass package on CRAN

Friedrich Leisch Friedrich.Leisch@ci.tuwien.ac.at
Mon, 4 May 1998 17:34:15 +0200 (CEST)


I've converted all functions etc. from V&R's MASS library to R
... everything's in mass_5.2pl005-2.tar.gz in the devel section of
CRAN. Below is the README:


This is a first shot at porting the whole main section of V&R's MASS
library to R --- and only for cool people with a brave heart :-)

Porting was done using brute force and (almost) no checking, i.e.,
 *) all .q files were renamed to .R
 *) all man pages converted automatically using Sd2Rd
 *) all *.dat files renamed to .tab

For further changes see the ChangeLog.

Especially the data might not work at all ...

Anyway, I currently don't have time to do all the time consuming
checking/rewrite of man pages/..., but wanted to provide others with a

And some things are working :-)

Good luck,

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