[Rd] Fwd: Package inclusion in R core implementation

J C Nash pro|jcn@@h @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Mon Mar 4 17:20:05 CET 2019

Rereading my post below, I realize scope for misinterpretation. As I have said earlier,
I recognize the workload in doing any streamlining, and also the immense service to us
all by r-core. The issue is how to manage the workload efficiently while maintaining
and modernizing the capability. That is likely as challenging as doing the work itself.


> I concur with Avraham that capabilities need to be ensured e.g., in recommended
> packages. I should have mentioned that. My concern is that the core should be
> focused on the programming language aspects. The computational math and some of the more
> intricate data management could better be handled by folk outside the core.
> JN

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