trying again: [R] write.table when keeping column headers (names of Columns in matrix) and row numbers

Peter Wilkinson pwilkinson at
Tue Jun 22 23:47:50 CEST 2004

> > My question is _when you keep the row names_, why is the command
> > write.table implemented in such a way that the column names are left
> > shifted starting in the column where the row names are written?
>That is not true if col.names=NA.

I get it now ...

I think this is related to the fact that I have not 'named' the rows in the 
table with the names command, as it was intended to be used.

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