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Learning Haskell Data Analysis by James Church

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Getting ready

You will need to install the Haskell platform, which is available on all three major operating systems: Windows, Mac, and Linux. I primarily work with Debian Linux. Linux has the benefit of being equipped with a versatile command line, which can facilitate almost everything that is essential to the data analysis process. From the command line, we can download software, install Haskell libraries, download datasets, write files, and view raw datasets. An essential activity that the command line cannot do for us is the rendering of graphics that can be provided with sufficient detail to inspect rendered charts of our analyses.

Installing the Haskell platform on Linux

On Ubuntu- and Debian-based systems, you can install the Haskell platform ...

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