[R] Is it possible to make a matrix to start at row 0?

Bert Gunter gunter.berton at gene.com
Mon Nov 22 20:37:29 CET 2010

Eh??? Why would you want to do that?? (R isn't C).

So the simple answer is: you can't.

The other answer is, well of course you sort of can via, e.g.

for(i in 0:9)  {
   z <- myMatrix[i+1,]

But as Josh said, I think this falls into the class of "You are just
asking for trouble, so don't do it."


On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 10:23 AM, bogdanno <bodinsoul at gmail.com> wrote:
> I want to make the matrix to be indexed from row (column) 0, not 1
> Can I do that? How?
> Thanks
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Bert Gunter
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