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Re: st: Stata and R


From   Neil Shephard <nshephard@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Stata and R
Date   Wed, 26 Aug 2009 15:53:20 +0100

On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 3:44 PM, Nick Cox<n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk> wrote:
> Nothing in R restricts the idea of length to time series.
>

Indeed, from ?length...

length                 package:base                 R Documentation

Length of an Object

Description:

     Get or set the length of vectors (including lists) and factors,
     and of any other R object for which a method has been defined.

Usage:

     length(x)
     length(x) <- value

Arguments:

       x: an R object.  For replacement, a vector or factor.

   value: an integer.

Details:
.....


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