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LondonR Rcpp slides

October 7, 2010
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I'm just back to london where I presented about Rcpp at mango's LondonR event. This was the third time (after rmetrics and useR!) I presented these slides, so I allowed myself some new metaphores about my long term relationship with R and my ind...

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Rcpp 0.8.6

September 10, 2010
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Dirk released Rcpp 0.8.6 to CRAN Most of the development of this release was trigerred by a question on the Rcpp-devel mailing list. After Richard's question, we added d-p-q-r functions for most of the distributions available in R. The file runit...

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Rcpp svn revision 2000

August 13, 2010
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Rcpp svn revision 2000

I commited the 2000th revision of Rcpp svn today, so I wanted to look back at what I did previously with the 50 000th R commit. Here are the number of commits per day and month commits_per_month.pngRead more »

Rcpp at LondonR, oct 5th

August 12, 2010
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Rcpp at LondonR, oct 5th

I'll be presenting Rcpp at the next LondonR, which is currently scheduled for october 5th Here is one picture I found on flickr, searching for london speed bus, ... there are many other

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highlight 0.2-2

July 31, 2010
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I've released highlight 0.2-2 to CRAN. This release adds the possibility to control the font size of the latex code generated by sweave (when using the driver that is provided by highlight) For example, this C++ code (using Rcpp) will be highlight...

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inline 0.3.6

July 30, 2010
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I released inline 0.3.6 yesterday. This is a minor release which gives better R level errors when there is a compiler error. For example : > tryCatch( cxxfunction( , 'int x = 3 ; x+ ; return R_NilValue ; ' ), error = function(e) print(e$message)...

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Juggling with fire

July 27, 2010
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People were juggling with fire sur la place de la Comedie tonight in Montpellier

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useR! 2010

July 27, 2010
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I was in useR! last week, it was great to catch up with friends, see what people are doing with R, tell people what I am doing with R, etc ... the conference was great This year I presented with Dirk in Laurel and Hardy mode and I've uploaded our ...

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Rcpp 0.8.4

July 10, 2010
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Rcpp 0.8.4

Dirk uploaded Rcpp 0.8.4 to CRAN yesterday. This release quickly follows the release of Rcpp 0.8.3, because there was some building problems (particularly on the ppc arch on OSX). Rcpp sugar Already available in Rcpp 0.8.3, the new sugar feature was extended in 0.8.4 to cover...

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bibtex 0.2-1

July 10, 2010
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I've uploaded version 0.2-1 of my bibtex package to CRAN. This release anticipates changes in R 2.12.0, and structures bibtex entries in object of the new class bibentry. The release also fixes various parser and lexer bugs

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