[Rd] Add DUP = FALSE when tabulate() calls .C("R_tabulate"

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Apr 9 10:48:29 CEST 2012

On 08/04/2012 19:37, Tim Hesterberg wrote:
> In base/R/tabulate.R, tabulate() calls .C("R_tabulate";
> I suggest adding DUP = FALSE to that call.

We can do that.  Note that R-patched already does less copying[*], but 
adding DUP=FALSE may avoid one copy of 'dup' if it is an integer vector. 
  We can avoid another for a factor ....

[*] tracemem() is still reporting 'copies' that are not full duplications.

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