From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-10-18 12:34:44
Paul A Bristow wrote:
> Each statistical probability distribution, like negative_binomial
> includes a typedef
> typedef negative_binomial_distribution<double> negative_binomial; //
> Reserved name of type double.
> so that users have the great convenience (when using double - 99% of
> of specifiying distributions thus
> using boost::math::negative_binomial; // default type is double.
> negative_binomial mydist(8., 0.25);
> rather than having to use the rather long full, type specified name:
> negative_binomial_distribution<double> my8dist(8., 0.25);
There's also the option of
negative_binomial_distribution<> my8dist(8., 0.25);
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