[R-pkgs] Dummy's guide to S4 methods: package Brobdingnag

Robin Hankin r.hankin at noc.soton.ac.uk
Fri Jan 12 14:22:45 CET 2007

Hello List.

please find uploaded to CRAN a new package, Brobdingnag.

This package does two things:

(1) allows computation of very large numbers using a logarithmic  

(2) provides a "Hello, World" example of S4 methods in use: there are  
two classes of object
   (brob and glub) and one virtual class (swift).  The package  
includes a vignette that is a
    step-by-step guide to using S4 methods in the context of an R  



Robin Hankin
Uncertainty Analyst
National Oceanography Centre, Southampton
European Way, Southampton SO14 3ZH, UK
  tel  023-8059-7743

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