[R] rgamma problem (was Re: R-1.1.0 is released)
maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Thu Jun 15 18:54:56 CEST 2000
>>>>> "Faheem" == Faheem Mitha <faheem at email.unc.edu> writes:
Faheem> On 15 Jun 2000, Peter Dalgaard BSA wrote:
>> I've rolled up R-1.1.0.tgz a moment ago.
Faheem> There was a problem with rgamma giving answers for neg values
Faheem> of paramters. Has this been fixed? Didn't see it on your list,
Faheem> but it might have been fixed earlier. I haven't been keeping up
Faheem> with the latest releases (still using 1.0.0).
I think the problem is still open.
The reason being that "the bug is partly a feature"
but I don't remember the details, and nobody followed up (and I don't have
time the next few days either).
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