[Rd] contrasts (PR#7695)

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Feb 18 15:08:22 CET 2005

Do you have an example we can use to test a fix?  I can only guess at what 
you supplied for `mat'.

R doesn't really have `storage mode': and "single" should be fine.
I guess (but only guess) you had an integer matrix.

On Fri, 18 Feb 2005 david.clayton at cimr.cam.ac.uk wrote:

> Full_Name: David Clayton
> Version: 2.0.1
> OS: Linux
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> Setting contrasts for a factor to be used in a model by
> contrasts(fact, how.many) <- mat
> where mat is a matrix does not coerce mat into storage mode "double". The
> resultant model.matrix is garbage.

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