[R] R under Pocket PC
p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Tue Nov 9 18:14:48 CET 2004
Prof Brian Ripley <ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk> writes:
> > The Windows API on Pocket PC is quite a reduced subset
> > compared to full Windows, so you might have problems with that.
> But that was. However, as I said, you would have to find a suitable
> compiler or cross-compiler, that supports enough features (and I suspect
> IEEE arithmetic would be a problem, especially as it is for VC++ on full
> Perhaps you would like to write such a compiler, as technically there's
> not much to stop you?
The compiler would seem to be there, basically, in the form of gcc
ports. Dealing with the platform libraries is the hard thing in my
> > PalmOS would probably be right out. :-)
> I think you are belittling the work done to get R running on as wide a
> range of platforms as it does.
I only saw a bit of excessive pessimism in that remark.
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