This version fixes a somewhat serious bug uncovered by Doug Bates when
working with vectors of strings. We also added a few new accessor functions as
well as a new convenience function create that is particularly
useful for creating (possibly named) list objects that are returned to R.
Here is the full NEWS entry for this release:
0.7.11 2010-03-26 o Vector<> gains a set of templated factory methods "create" which takes up to 20 arguments and can create named or unnamed vectors. This greatly facilitates creating objects that are returned to R. o Matrix now has a diag() method to create diagonal matrices, and a new constructor using a single int to create square matrices o Vector now has a new fill() method to propagate a single value o Named is no more a class but a templated function. Both interfaces Named(.,.) and Named(.)=. are preserved, and extended to work also on simple vectors (through Vector<>::create) o Applied patch by Alistair Gee to make ColDatum more robust o Fixed a bug in Vector that caused random behavior due to the lack of copy constructor in the Vector template
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