locator(n=1) or (n=500) as S-plus ?
Martin Maechler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Tue, 19 Jan 1999 15:32:22 +0100
There's a non-compatibility between R and S-plus
with the default argument of the
R has locator(n=1)
S-plus has locator(n=500, type="n", noclick=F)
S's default is ``better'' I think, insofar as it means in 99% of the cases
``user clicks <left> as many times as wanted
and then clicks <right> to end''
Ross Ihaka and his grad students are working on improving this interface, I
believe, however, I'd propose to just change
the default of n=1 to n=500
(or another "large" integer in order to not copy S exactly).
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