# Brobdingnag: Very large numbers in R

Handles very large numbers in R. Real numbers are held using their natural logarithms, plus a logical flag indicating sign. The package includes a vignette that gives a step-by-step introduction to using S4 methods.

- Author
- Robin K. S. Hankin
- Date of publication
- 2013-12-05 22:17:43
- Maintainer
- Robin K. S. Hankin <hankin.robin@gmail.com>
- License
- GPL
- Version
- 1.2-4

## Man pages

- Arith
- Methods for Function Arith in package Brobdingnag
- as.numeric
- Coerces to numeric or complex form
- brob
- Brobdingnagian numbers
- brob-class
- Class "brob"
- Brobdingnag-package
- Brobdingnagian numbers: storing large numbers by their...
- cbrob
- Combine Brobdingnagian vectors
- Compare
- Methods for Function Compare in Package Brobdingnag
- Complex
- Real and imaginary manipulation
- Extract
- Extract or Replace Parts of brobs or glubs
- getP
- Get and set methods for brob objects
- glub
- Glubbdubdribian numbers: complex numbers with Brobdingnagian...
- glub-class
- Class "glub"
- length
- Get lengths of brobs and glubs
- Logic
- Logical operations on brobs
- Math
- Various logarithmic and circular functions for brobs
- plot
- Basic plotting of Brobs
- Methods for printing brobs and glubs
- Summary
- Various summary statistics for brobs and glubs
- swift-class
- Class "swift"

## Files in this package

Brobdingnag |

Brobdingnag/inst |

Brobdingnag/inst/CITATION |

Brobdingnag/inst/doc |

Brobdingnag/inst/doc/brobpaper.pdf |

Brobdingnag/inst/doc/brobpaper.R |

Brobdingnag/inst/doc/brobpaper.Rnw |

Brobdingnag/inst/doc/brob.Rnw |

Brobdingnag/inst/doc/brob.R |

Brobdingnag/inst/doc/brob.pdf |

Brobdingnag/NAMESPACE |

Brobdingnag/R |

Brobdingnag/R/glub.R |

Brobdingnag/R/brob.R |

Brobdingnag/vignettes |

Brobdingnag/vignettes/brobpaper.Rnw |

Brobdingnag/vignettes/brob.Rnw |

Brobdingnag/vignettes/brob.bib |

Brobdingnag/MD5 |

Brobdingnag/build |

Brobdingnag/build/vignette.rds |

Brobdingnag/DESCRIPTION |

Brobdingnag/man |

Brobdingnag/man/glub-class.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/brob-class.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Brobdingnag-package.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Summary.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/as.numeric.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Compare.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/getP.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Math.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Complex.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Logic.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/glub.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/cbrob.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/length.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/brob.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Arith.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Extract.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/Print.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/plot.Rd |

Brobdingnag/man/swift-class.Rd |