[Rd] is.numeric (PR#8067)
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Aug 22 15:05:35 CEST 2005
Please do read the help page before firing off a bug report, as we do ask
in several places. It says
'is.numeric' returns 'TRUE' if its argument is of type numeric or
type integer and 'FALSE' otherwise.
(numeric and double are synonyms for types).
Working as documented is a not a bug.
On Mon, 15 Aug 2005 toedling at ebi.ac.uk wrote:
> Full_Name: Joern Toedling
> Version: 2.1.0
We do ask for reports to be made on the current version of R.
> OS: Linux
> Submission from: (NULL) (220.127.116.11)
> Maybe, it's supposed to be a feature rather than a bug, but I find it quite
> strange that
> returns TRUE, when NaN means 'Not a Number'
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