[R] R reports

Gabor Grothendieck ggrothendieck at gmail.com
Sat Aug 21 14:37:13 CEST 2010

On Sat, Aug 21, 2010 at 3:35 AM, Tim Gruene <tg at shelx.uni-ac.gwdg.de> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 20, 2010 at 10:01:17PM -0700, Donald Paul Winston wrote:
>> Sweave and LaTex is way to much overhead to deal with. There should be a
>> built in standard report() function analogous to plot().
>> Something like the following is necessary if you want real people to take R
>> seriously:
>> report(data=<aDataFrame>, vars=<vectorOfColumnNames>,
>> label=<vectorOfColumnNames>, by=<vectorOfColumnNames>,
>> sum=vectorOfColumnNames>, title=<vectorOfStrings>, footer=<vectorOfStrings>,
>> pageBy=<vectorOfColumnNames>, sumBy=<vectorOfColumnNames>,
>> filename=<string>, fileType=<text|csv|pdf..>...etc)
>> Did I say "real" people?  I've been Palinized.
> In German I would call you a "Troll". Does this expression exist for boards in
> other languages, too?

Its the same word in English:


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