[R] data$ID -> I always get a NULL

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Mon Apr 20 03:44:16 CEST 2009

On Apr 19, 2009, at 6:45 PM, Grześ wrote:

> I have database write as .csv file.

The external sorage format is not likely to be relevant. What might be  
informative would be to produce the code that reads this file.
> When I want to get sth from my database I get NULL, but I know that  
> there is
> sth!
> For example:
>> data$ID
>> data$kod
> but command like below is always recognize by R
>> data[2,3]
> [1] '082'

Tell is what happens when you enter:


Perhaps the third column is not named "ID" or "kod" or the object is  
not a data.frame, but is rather a matrix.

David Winsemius
> In my opinion this problem is also connect with my attempt to create  
> a tree.
> I always get errors.
>> t.tree0=rpart(ID~.,t.train)
> Error in eval(expr, envir, enclos) : object "ID" not found
>> t.tree0=rpart(kod~.,t.train)
> Error in eval(expr, envir, enclos) : object "kod" not found
> What I should do to create my simple trees?
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David Winsemius, MD
Heritage Laboratories
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