Re: [S] S-PLUS 4.5 Network Edition

Andrew Bruce (
Thu, 27 Aug 1998 07:07:50 -0700

Thanks for you message. We will try to accomodate you.

What date does your course start?


At 09:31 PM 8/24/98 -0400, you wrote:
> I am teaching a multivariate statistics course to a graduate psychology
>class starting in September and very much want to use S-Plus for Windows.
>I use S-Plus on UNIX for the same course four years ago but the entire
>class has drifted off to SPSS. I think they'll stay with S-Plus if they
>can use S-Plus for Windows.
> The problem I'm having is that our technicians can't get the network
>version installed in the PC lab. They have been in contact with StatSci
>and it seems that the problem might be a major one without a guarantee
>of an easy fix by the time school starts in September. I'm writting
>in the hope that it might be possible to arrange to install individual
>versions on a number of the PCs in the lab pending the installation of
>the network version. This would allow us to start with S-Plus from
>the very beginning. I like to use S-Plus on the first day for an
>effective assignment that teaches the principles of linear algebra using
>graphical transformations.
>Thank you very much for your help,
>Georges Monette
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