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Rcpp 0.7.4

January 31, 2010
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Yesterday, and about nine days after release 0.7.3 of Rcpp (a set of R / C++ interface classes), Romain and I released version 0.7.4. It has been uploaded to CRAN and Debian, and mirrors should already have new versions. As before, my local page is als...

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Rcpp 0.7.3

January 21, 2010
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A quick nine days after release 0.7.2 of Rcpp, our R / C++ interface classes, Romain and I are happy to roll out a new version 0.7.3. It has been uploaded to CRAN and Debian, and mirrors should have the new versions shortly. As before, my local page is...

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RQuantLib 0.3.2 released

January 14, 2010
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A new version of RQuantLib (a package combining the quantitative analytics of QuantLib with the R statistical computing environment and language) is now out at CRAN and in Debian (where it depends on the 1.0.0 beta of QuantLib that is currently in the ...

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Rcpp 0.7.2

January 12, 2010
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Not even two weeks after the Rcpp 0.7.1 release, Romain and I have a new one to present: Rcpp 0.7.2. It has been uploaded to CRAN and Debian, and the respective package management systems should carry them around in the next few hours. As always, the l...

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Review of ‘Computational Statistics: An Introduction to R’ in JSS

January 7, 2010
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Somehow missed during the the end-of-year switchover was the fact that my review of Guenther Sawitzki's Computational Statistics: An Introduction to R (CRC / Chapman \& Hall, 2009) is now up on the Journal of Statistical Software website.

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RInside release 0.2.1

January 6, 2010
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The shiny new 0.2.1 release of RInside, a set of convenience classes to facilitate embedding of R inside of C++ applications, just went out to CRAN; sources are also at my RInside page This is a maintenance release building on the recent 0.2.0 release...

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littler 0.1.3

January 5, 2010
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A new littler release (now at 0.1.3) just went out of the door this evening. littler provides r (pronounced littler), a shebang / scripting / quick eval / pipelining front-end to the the R language and system. This version adds a few minor behind-the...

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Rcpp 0.7.1

January 2, 2010
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Two weeks after the Rcpp 0.7.0 release, Romain and I are happy to announce release 0.7.1 of Rcpp. It is currently in the incoming section of CRAN and has been accepted into Debian. Mirrors will catch up over the next few days, in the meantime the local...

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inline 0.3.4 released

December 28, 2009
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Oleg has updated the inline package to version 0.3.4 which is now on CRAN. It is includes my patch for both Rcpp support as well as extended header / library options for PKG_CPPFLAGS, PKG_CXXFLAGS, and PKG_LIBS which I had mentioned recently here and h...

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Beancounter minor bug fix release 0.8.9

December 23, 2009
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Another small update to beancounter and just like the previous release due to changes in Perl's Date::Manip. It seems that Date_Calc now really wants a reference to store error codes, so we supply one. I also changed the FX code to use OandA ad there a...

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