Release Notes: This is a maintenance release and fixes a number of mostly minor bugs.
Release Notes: This release has many new features. One important aspect is that S4 classes now have their own internal type, and S4 method dispatch has been completely revised to using cached generic functions, giving substantial performance improvements. As a consequence, all packages depending on "methods" need to be reinstalled.
Release Notes: This version contains several minor fixups and removes a couple of bad bugs such as NA-handling of mean() for integer vectors.
Release Notes: This is a maintenance release containing mainly bugfixes. New features include postscript encodings for CP1250 (Windows East European), ISO Latin-7 (8859-13, Latvian, Lithuanian, and Maori), Cyrillic (8859-5), KOI8-R, KOI8-U, and CP1251. Configure now has more support for the Intel and Portland Group compilers on ix86 and x86_64 Linux. Finally, there is now a comprehensive French translation of the messages.
Release Notes: This version contains several changes and additions, mostly incremental.
Release Notes: The most important changes are probably support for UTF-8 encodings and internationalization, including (partial) translations of menus, warnings, and error messages to Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, Portugese, and Russian.
Release Notes: This is a maintenance version mainly to fix a number of minor bugs and issues. Some rather nasty bugs were Windows-specific.
Release Notes: Many things have changed since 1.0. The R language has acquired namespaces, exception handling constructs, formal methods and classes, much improved garbage collection, generalized I/O via connection objects, and considerable improvements in the graphics area. The user workspace has been reorganized, and so has the set of packages that ship with R. Several "recommended packages" deemed indispensable in a statistical system are bundled. In addition, there has been a large number of more specific new functions, tweaks, and bugfixes.
Release Notes: This is a maintenance version whose purpose is mainly to fix a number of minor bugs and issues. The most annoying problem seems to have been the change to barplots of tables. Some installation issues were also fixed.