Rcpp Version 0.12.12
FastLM/fastLMviaArmadillo.r

Runs lm via Armadillo and times the run

#!/usr/bin/env r
#
# A faster lm() replacement based on Armadillo
#
# This improves on the previous version using GNU GSL
#
# Copyright (C) 2010 Dirk Eddelbuettel and Romain Francois
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source("lmArmadillo.R")
checkLmArmadillo <- function(y, X) {
fun <- lmArmadillo()
res <- fun(y, X)
fit <- lm(y ~ X - 1)
rc <- all.equal( as.numeric(res[[1]]), as.numeric(coef(fit))) &
all.equal( as.numeric(res[[2]]), as.numeric(coef(summary(fit))[,2]))
invisible(rc)
}
timeLmArmadillo <- function(y, X, N) {
fun <- lmArmadillo();
meantime <- mean(replicate(N, system.time(fun(y, X))["elapsed"]), trim=0.05)
}
set.seed(42)
n <- 5000
k <- 9
X <- cbind( rep(1,n), matrix(rnorm(n*k), ncol=k) )
truecoef <- 1:(k+1)
y <- as.numeric(X %*% truecoef + rnorm(n))
N <- 100
stopifnot(checkLmArmadillo(y, X))
mt <- timeLmArmadillo(y, X, N)
cat("Armadillo: Running", N, "simulations yields (trimmed) mean time", mt, "\n")