Andreas Lange Andreas.Lange at
Fri Nov 5 16:32:38 EST 1999

kjell-olav.bjerknes wrote:
> I posted a message some days ago, where I asked if anyone had used Grass
> in modelling forestry. I tried to follow as best as I could, but the
> debate seemed to go into the discussion of which program-language that was
> the best, and how to comment your programing.
> Any way, I picked up two interesting program names Splus and R, since my
> university does'nt have a Splus license, R was the only alternative,
> since someone said it was free of charge. But, where can I get it?
> Searching the Web did'nt give me any answers!!!!!!!
> Sincerely Kjell-Olav
> ***************************
> Kjell-Olav Bjerknes
> pb 226
> 1432 As
> Norway
> ***************************
> Student at the Agricultural University of Norway, Dep. of Forestry
> Specializing in GIS, Remote Sensing and Airborne Lidar Mapping.
> kjell-olav.bjerknes at

check the following url:
For redhat linux you can get ready-to-install rpms from the PowerTools
CD or from their ftp-server. Look for R-base-0.62.4-2.i386.rpm and
R-contrib, R-VR etc. R is published under GPL. 

Andreas Lange, 65187 Wiesbaden, Germany, Tel. +49 611 807850
Andreas.Lange at

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