[R] how to get R interpreter to remember constant values without using any memory location

Philipp Pagel p.pagel at wzw.tum.de
Thu Aug 13 16:55:42 CEST 2009

On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 04:05:07PM +0200, mauede at alice.it wrote:
> Maybe I expect too much from a non compiled language.
> Anyway, I wonder whether it is possible in R to set constant values
> without using any memory location that would take useless space
> bacause such values are not going to be changed along the program.

If not in memory, where would the data live? None of the compiled or
interpreted languages I have come accross implement magic.


Dr. Philipp Pagel
Lehrstuhl für Genomorientierte Bioinformatik
Technische Universität München
Wissenschaftszentrum Weihenstephan
85350 Freising, Germany

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