[Rd] Generating Lognormal Random variables (PR#6843)
tlumley at u.washington.edu
Sat May 1 18:43:14 CEST 2004
On Sat, 1 May 2004 dmurdoch at pair.com wrote:
> On Sat, 1 May 2004 17:00:28 +0200 (CEST), anthony at stat.sdu.dk wrote:
> >Full_Name: Anthony Gichangi
> >Version: 1.90
> >OS: Windows XP Pro
> >Submission from: (NULL) (184.108.40.206)
> >The function rlnorm generates negative values for lognormal distribution.
> >x- rlnorm(1000, meanlog = 0.6931472, sdlog = 1)
> It doesn't for me, and the line you typed above makes it look like
> you're subtracting lognormals from x.
It would be very strange if it were producing negative numbers, as it does
it by exponentiating normals.
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