[Rd] dump/source problem with hclust object (PR#4361)
kleiweg at let.rug.nl
Tue Sep 30 21:56:39 MEST 2003
# aldus Liaw, Andy :
> ?dump says:
> At present the implementation of `dump' is very incomplete and it
> really only works for functions and simple vectors.
I'm sorry, I overlooked that. If I remember correctly, `dump'
and `source' were already present in R version 1.2.0, the first
version I used, so I just guessed that any problems with it
should be solved by now.
> The function `save' is designed to be used for transporting R data
> between machines.
Are `save' and `load' meant as a replacement for `dump' and
`source'? What are the future plans with `dump' and `source',
and with `dput' and `dget'?
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