[R] Newbie questions

gb gb at stat.umu.se
Tue Oct 31 10:13:07 CET 2000

On Tue, 31 Oct 2000, Prof Brian D Ripley wrote:

> On Mon, 30 Oct 2000, Zsombor Cseres-Gergely wrote:
> To chip in a few points not already answered:


> `Really large' is relative.  That's a 144Mb dataset and it should run
> happily in 512Mb or so (at least on Linux).  We are starting to get
> datasets 10x that.  As I understand it Stata is on Windows, and there are
> seem to be some problems with scaling on Windows (that was not designed
> with very large processes in mind).

I am not a Stata user (yet), but I checked their web site (www.stata.com)
and found that Stata is not only on Windows, but also on Linux (i486+)
and other UNIX systems.


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