[Rd] bug with rpois (PR#9106)
tlumley at u.washington.edu
Thu Jul 27 22:44:53 CEST 2006
On Thu, 27 Jul 2006, Ben Bolker wrote:
> <dolive <at> math.siu.edu> writes:
>> The R poisson random generator rpois appears to have a bug for
>> theta 10 or larger. The sample mean of the pseudo variates is too
>> small: sample mean approx theta - 0.5.
> Certainly fixed by 2.3.1:
In fact, fixed in 1.2.0, in December 2000.
Thomas Lumley Assoc. Professor, Biostatistics
tlumley at u.washington.edu University of Washington, Seattle
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