[Rd] documentation bug in (ctest) chisq.test (PR#2346)

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Dec 4 20:32:02 2002

This has already been fixed after your earlier comments.

On Wed, 4 Dec 2002 kjetilh@umsanet.edu.bo wrote:

> chisq.test with simulate.p.value=TRUE uses the Patefield algorithm, this
> is not documented, and the original reference is not given, as it ought
> to be. The reference is:
> Patefield,W. M. (1981) An efficient method of generating r * c tables
> with given row and column totals (algorithm AS 159). Applied Statistics
> 30, 91-97.

For your information, the original reference reads `R x C tables',
although the whole title is capitalized,  it is definitely x not *.

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