[R] acos(0.5) == pi/3 FALSE
Peter Dalgaard
p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Tue Sep 19 01:03:55 CEST 2006
Ben Bolker <bolker at zoo.ufl.edu> writes:
>
> Time for folks to re-read the posting guide?
>
> * When responding to a very simple question, use the following algorithm:
> 1. compose your response
> 2. type 4*runif(1) at the R prompt, and wait this many hours
> 3. check for new posts to R-help; if no similar suggestion, post your
> response
> (This is partly in jest, but if you know immediately why it is suggested,
> you probably should use it! Also, it's a nice idea to replace 4 by the number of
> years you have been using R or S-plus.)
I've always wondered why step 1. - often the time-consuming bit - is not
listed last.
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