[R-sig-finance] How did you start with R?

Ajay Narottam Shah ajayshah at mayin.org
Fri Mar 3 17:03:32 CET 2006

On Thu, Mar 02, 2006 at 03:55:58PM -0000, Pfaff, Bernhard Dr. wrote:
> Hello Owe,
> aside of the 'Introduction to R' which is shipped in your R installation,
> you can browse through the numerous books available:
> http://www.r-project.org/doc/bib/R-books.html 
> As a start, very good and decent candidates are: [4] and [5]. Furthermore,
> you can also browse through the contributed tutorials, see:
> http://www.r-project.org/other-docs.html as well as approrpiate articles in
> RNews: http://cran.r-project.org/doc/Rnews
> Aside of all these sources the following URLs might be of interest:
> http://www.sciviews.org/_rgui/wiki/doku.php
> http://zoonek2.free.fr/UNIX/48_R/all.html
> http://people.su.se/~ma/R_intro/
> http://people.su.se/~ma/R_intro/

If I may add a URL to this list:
is a set of examples. It is useful for people who don't like to read
manuals and like to start writing code, and can guess the BNF of the
language they're dealing with by looking at working code fragments :-).

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<*(:-? - wizard who doesn't know the answer.

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