R-beta: New Packages in CRAN

Friedrich Leisch Friedrich.Leisch at ci.tuwien.ac.at
Thu Jul 10 15:10:35 CEST 1997

The following packages have been contributed to CRAN by Thomas Lumley:

	S function and supporting C and Fortran code for adaptive
	quadrature.  The underlyling fortran code is purported to
	work in from 2 to 20 dimensions.

	S original by Michael Meyer (mikem at andrew.cmu.edu).
	R port by Thomas Lumley <thomas at biostat.washington.edu>.

	This library performs an exhaustive search for the best
	subsets of a given set of potential regressors, using a
	branch-and-bound algorithm, and also performs searches using
	a number of less time-consuming techniques. It is designed to
	replace the "leaps()" command in S. 

	Packaged for R by Thomas Lumley <thomas at biostat.washington.edu>
	and based on FORTRAN77 code by Alan Miller
	<Alan.Miller at vic.cmis.csiro.au>.

The tar files are available from the CRAN main site at


in the directory


and from the mirror sites (tomorrow):

    http://lib.stat.cmu.edu/R/CRAN/                     (U.S./Pennsylvania)
    ftp://franz.stat.wisc.edu/pub/R/                    (U.S./Wisconsin)
    ftp://ftp.stat.math.ethz.ch/R-CRAN/                 (Switzerland)
    http://www.stat.unipg.it/pub/stat/statlib/R/CRAN/   (Italy)

If you want your server being added to the list of mirrors, please let
us know.


                        Friedrich  Leisch                             
Institut für Statistik                      Tel: (+43 1) 58801 4541
Technische Universität Wien                 Fax: (+43 1)  504 14 98
Wiedner Hauptstraße 8-10/1071      Friedrich.Leisch at ci.tuwien.ac.at
A-1040 Wien, Austria             http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~leisch
     PGP public key http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~leisch/pgp.key

=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-r-help mailing list -- Read http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~hornik/R/R-FAQ.html
Send "info", "help", or "[un]subscribe"
(in the "body", not the subject !)  To: r-help-request at stat.math.ethz.ch

More information about the R-help mailing list