print.prior {BayesTools}R Documentation

Prints a prior object

Description

Prints a prior object

Usage

## S3 method for class 'prior'
print(
  x,
  short_name = FALSE,
  parameter_names = FALSE,
  plot = FALSE,
  digits_estimates = 2,
  silent = FALSE,
  ...
)

Arguments

x

a prior

short_name

whether prior distribution names should be shorted

parameter_names

whether parameter names should be printed

plot

to return bquote formatted prior name for plotting.

digits_estimates

number of decimals to be displayed for printed parameters.

silent

to silently return the print message.

...

additional arguments

Value

print.prior invisibly returns the print statement.

See Also

prior()

Examples

# create some prior distributions
p0 <- prior(distribution = "point",  parameters = list(location = 0))
p1 <- prior(distribution = "normal", parameters = list(mean = 0, sd = 1))

# print them
p0
p1

# use short names
print(p1, short_name = TRUE)

# print parameter names
print(p1, parameter_names = TRUE)

# generate bquote plotting syntax
plot(0, main = print(p1, plot = TRUE))


[Package BayesTools version 0.1.3 Index]