Burns Statistics Miscellaneous

Script search, corner, genetic optimization, permutation tests, write expect test.


Changes in version 1.1 (2016-08-13)


o 'scriptSearch' searches directories of files for a regular expression.

o 'ntile' finds equally sized groups of numbers.

o the result of 'genopt' gains a class that has a 'summary' method.

o 'Cfrag.list' writes C code that declares (and possibly initializes) the components of a list.

o 'writeExpectTest' automatically writes an 'expect_equal' test (using the 'testthat' package) given an expression.


o 'genopt' and the permutation tests would attempt to save '.Random.seed' even if it didn't exist yet.

Changes in version 1.00 (2012-12-21)


o 'corner' is modified to handle dimensions of zero length.

o 'genopt.control' changes 'prob' to 0.4 (from 0.3).


o 'genopt' didn't used to count the purely random phase in 'funevals'.

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1.1 by Pat Burns, 3 years ago

Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/BurStMisc

Authors: Pat Burns

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Empirical Finance

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