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From Bill Igoe <billi...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Statistics] Distributions
Date Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:06:17 GMT
Just read the Maven description.... bingo!!!

On Tue, Jan 16, 2018 at 8:02 AM, Eric Barnhill <ericbarnhill@gmail.com>
wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 16, 2018 at 3:29 PM, Bill Igoe <billigoe@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >
> > Thinking aloud.  'Math' is of course a broad subject and your goal of a
> > solid all encompassing package is admirable.
> >
>
> I am not sure that is the goal of the projects here actually. Commons is
> more about small re-usable components that emerge in a wide range of
> applications. I think our goal is not to rival SciPy, or be a full service
> scientific library like ImgLib2.
>
>
> > Managing a lot of jars or packages is a pain for the none java expert. In
> > thinking on the way python, R and other packages
> > solves the 'issue' is by automatically  downloading dependencies.
> >
>
> Do you have much familiarity with Maven? Commons is built with maven and I
> use it in all my projects as well. If you ask me maven is a very slick
> package manager, easily to rival anything in Python or R, and one reason I
> enjoy continuing to work in Java.
>
> Eric
>

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