Modern Applied Statistics with S-PLUS

R versions of Software

This collection contains software and data associated with the book:

Modern Applied Statistics with S-PLUS
by W.N. Venables & B.D. Ripley, Springer, 1999.
ISBN 0 387 98825 4. [Details]

As the VR bundle is recommended, a recent version should be installed with R. If you want the latest version, run

inside an R session.



Once installed, the packages are made available via library commands such as


Directory MASS/scripts3 contains the scripts. The file ch08.R contains the code from Chapter 8, and so on. These files can be used to cut-and-paste from an editor to the R session.

Last edited on Tuesday 23 July 2002 by Professor B. D. Ripley (