[R] 64-bit programming

helgito@hi.is helgito at hi.is
Tue Sep 11 13:32:40 CEST 2001

Has R been ported to  64-bit platforms?  E.g. as in FORTRAN when you
double precision number as:


I have heard that some SUN computers already offer 64-bit architecture
but I am unsure
about the GNU support  for that hardware.  I am seeking increased
accuracy  in floating
point operations.



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