Module: Distribution::Distributable

Included in:
Beta, Binomial, BivariateNormal, ChiSquare, Exponential, F, Gamma, Hypergeometric, LogNormal, Logistic, Normal, Poisson, T, Weibull
Defined in:
lib/distribution.rb

Overview

Magic module

Instance Method Summary collapse

Instance Method Details

#create_distribution_methodsObject

Create methods for each module and add methods to Distribution::Shorthand.

Traverse Distribution.libraries_order adding methods availables for each engine module on the current library

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# File 'lib/distribution.rb', line 111

def create_distribution_methods()
  Distribution.libraries_order.each do |l_name|
  if const_defined? l_name
    l =const_get(l_name)
    # Add methods from engine to base base, if not yet included
    l.singleton_methods.each do |m|
      if !singleton_methods.include? m
        define_method(m) do |*args|
          l.send(m,*args)
        end
        # Add method to Distribution::Shorthand
        sh=const_get(:SHORTHAND)
        Distribution::Shorthand.add_shortcut(sh,m) do |*args|
          l.send(m,*args)
        end
        
        module_function m
      end
    end 
  end
        
end
# create alias for common methods
alias_method :inverse_cdf, :p_value if singleton_methods.include? :p_value
end