[R] Beyond double-precision?

Warren Young warren at etr-usa.com
Wed May 13 04:53:49 CEST 2009

joaks1 wrote:
> I need to perform some calculations with some extremely small numbers

The R package Brobdingnag does this.  It uses logarithmic 
representation, as recommended by others in this thread, but wraps it 
all up for you in a custom numeric class so you can use them as any 
other numeric type.


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