[RC5] Stats suggestion

Peter Cordes peter at llama.nslug.ns.ca
Mon Jan 8 00:16:59 EST 2001


On Fri, Jan 05, 2001 at 08:14:30AM +0200, Flower wrote:
> 
> Here is another one:
> 
> Make a sum a do a division _once_. After that take that value divide it by
> a factor (or make a logarithm to be more natural) and medium this to the
> today value. This keeps the historical data in their place and will give
> us a ponderated (by time) media of each work.

 It's not the math that hurts, it's the data accesses.

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Peter Cordes ;  e-mail: X(peter at llama.nslug. , ns.ca)

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 Confound him, too, who in this place set up a sundial, to cut and hack
 my day so wretchedly into small pieces!" -- Plautus, 200 BCE
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