[Rd] [<-.POSIXlt changes order of attributes (PR#9197)

Gregor Gorjanc gregor.gorjanc at bfro.uni-lj.si
Sat Sep 2 22:05:01 CEST 2006


Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> There is a bug in identical(), though:
>> identical(pairlist(a=1, b=2), pairlist(a=1, aa=2))
> [1] TRUE
>> identical(structure(pi, a=1, b=2), structure(pi,a=1, aa=2))
> [1] TRUE
> so identical() is not even looking at the names of the attributes but only 
> checking their values.  Oops ....

Aha, so this is the problem then. Thank you for tracking down the problem!

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    Gregor Gorjanc

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