[R] Which FM should beginners R? A suggestion.
Richard A. O'Keefe
ok at cs.otago.ac.nz
Mon Dec 6 03:23:34 CET 2004
We've recently had a thread on beginners and FAQs and the like.
I decided that it might be a good idea to offer a short list of
on-line help pages that beginners should read. Goals:
- the list short be short (I think mine is too long)
- many of the commonest questions should find answers there (fairish)
- I should have found the pages helpful myself (no question about that)
- it's a beginning R topic list, not a beginning statistics topic list
You can find my first draft at
I think something _like_ this would be a genuinely useful addition to the
R documentation. If people send me suggestions for additions, removals,
restructuring, &c, I will try to collate them and improve this.
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