Re: [S] New Chambers book available

John Chambers (jmc@research.bell-labs.com)
Sun, 12 Jul 1998 14:32:59 -0400


Thanks to Marc Feldesman for mentioning this.

Two things I should add for S-news readers.

1. "Programming with Data" applies to versions 5.0 and higher of
S-Plus from MathSoft. There are many new things in the version of S
described, which won't be available in earlier versions of S-Plus.

So of course I'm anxious for everyone to read the book, but the actual
software won't be available until 5.0 comes along.

2. There is a web site for the book,
http://cm.bell-labs.com/stat/Sbook
This has information, updates, and errata for people who already have
the book, and also a pointer to the preface and contents online.

John Chambers

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