[R] two questions for R beginners

Jim Lemon jim at bitwrit.com.au
Thu Mar 4 00:11:11 CET 2010

On 03/04/2010 08:20 AM, David Winsemius wrote:
>> Perhaps the print methods for data.frame and matrix
>> should announce the class of the object being printed.
> Yes! An enthusiastic vote for highlighting this fundamental distinction.
> There is already quite enough conflation of these two very dissimilar
> object classes.
If so, please make it an option with an argument like "show.class" or 
"print.fancy" that can be set globally in options. Otherwise those of us 
who depend upon the sparse displays of R objects in our functions (e.g. 
in the prettyR package) will suffer the results.


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