How accurate or reliable are R calculations?

March 28, 2009
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On the REvolutions Blog there is a nice posting treating the often raised concern on “How good or reliable R is”. At my university R is hardly used. Sometimes I was asked by lecturers wether the calculations done by R and its packages are accurate. The linked posting treats this matter and tries to clarify this point.

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