[R] Assigning a vector to every element of a list.
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Tue Jul 3 19:10:03 CEST 2012
Glad all of them worked. In my reply to you, my first solution was:
The more generic form should be:
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From: Spencer Maynes <smaynes89 at gmail.com>
To: r-help at r-project.org
Sent: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 12:47 PM
Subject: Re: [R] Assigning a vector to every element of a list.
Thanks guys for the help, I'm going to go with Patrick Burns answer because
it seems to work the best for my situation, but these all seem like they
On Tue, Jul 3, 2012 at 2:51 AM, Patrick Burns <pburns at pburns.seanet.com>wrote:
> b <- rep(list(d), length(b))
> On 02/07/2012 23:16, Spencer Maynes wrote:
>> I have a vector d of unknown length, and a list b of unknown length. I
>> would like to replace every element of b with d. Simply writing b<-d does
>> not work as R tries to fit every element of d to a different element of d,
>> and b<-rep(d,length(b)) does not work either as it makes a list of
>> length length(d)*length(b) not a list of length(b). I know how to do this
>> with a for loop, but I feel that there has to be a more efficient way. Any
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