R-beta: various comments: image(), complex(), time series, 3D graphics

Bill Simpson wsimpson at uwinnipeg.ca
Wed Jun 4 18:41:30 CEST 1997

>   4. Any plans for 3-D graphics (persp() and friends)?  This is a place
>    where it would presumably be very easy to do better than S-PLUS (at
>    least than release 3.1, which is what I'm using), where 3-D graphics
>    are very clearly old and clunky.  I guess a fair amount of thought
>    should go into the design phase, though ...

Ross or Robert was saying 3D graphics and overhauling the graphics in
general were priorities at some point (a year ago I
think).  But then it fell apart because his grad student decided graphics
wasn't so interesting.

Too bad!  The graphics stuff is what I've been longing for, too.  I
actually thought they had done persp() in the unix version.  I use the
antique Mac version, so I'm not sure what's happening in unix versions.

Bill Simpson

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