[R] R equivalent of Beaton's Sweep algorithm

Michael Friendly friendly at yorku.ca
Mon Nov 29 21:29:39 CET 2010

I'm looking for an R equivalent of Beaton's (1964) Sweep algorithim for 
partial inversion of a
matrix by pivoting.

It implemented in SAS/IML as sweep(matrix, indices), described here

and here for python

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