[R] memory efficiency in R

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Tue Oct 19 00:35:35 CEST 1999

Ben Bolker <ben at zoo.ufl.edu> writes:

>   I have a really vague memory of having read a document, possibly by
> Venables or Ripley, discussing the awfulness of memory allocation in
> S-PLUS, and giving (in the context of a bootstrapping analysis of shoe
> size data??) some general strategies for conserving memory in S-PLUS.  I
>   Does this ring any bells for anyone?

Ripley, in the S FAQ, http://lib.stat.cmu.edu/S/faq (not that I could
remember that, but a fulltext search on 'memory' in the s-news search
engine ferreted it out soon enough.)

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