[R] software downlaod-urgent

Jonathan Baron baron at cattell.psych.upenn.edu
Fri Jun 14 17:00:11 CEST 2002

On 06/14/02 06:58, isuru seekkuarachchi wrote:
>I tried to downlaod the R through your web page, and
>the stuff downloaded was some papers no way to run it.
>I was completely unaware on how to download and run

What you need to look at is the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions),
which is in the R page, specifically, in
on the left under "Documentaion".

There is a section there on how to get it and how to install it.
The answer to both questions depends on what kind of computer and
operating system you have (that is, what "platform" you have).
Note that "Linux" is consdered part of "Unix" in that section.

For the kind of data analysis you need to do, you might want to
look at lm(), which is a function in the base package (the main

Jonathan Baron, Professor of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania
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