Re: [S] Strange behaviour of pbinom

Stephen Kaluzny (spk@statsci.com)
Tue, 30 Jun 1998 08:40:16 -0700 (PDT)


Eva Cantoni noted:

> is this strange behaviour of pbinom() known?
> (Splus Version 3.4 Release 1 for Sun SPARC, SunOS 5.3 : 1996)
>
> > pbinom(100,1,0.5)
> [1] 1 # OK
> > pbinom(200,1,0.5)
> [1] -Inf #???

We are aware of this problem with pbinom and have fixed it in
S-PLUS 4.5 Release 2 for Windows and S-PLUS 5.0 for Unix.

Stephen Kaluzny
MathSoft
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