[R-SIG-Finance] data upload
Brian G. Peterson
brian at braverock.com
Wed Aug 8 16:08:23 CEST 2007
Nicolas Mougeot wrote:
> silly question but can't find an answer:
> I've got a csv file with data (prices, vol,...) and try to download it
> into R.
> however, read.csv create an object with non numeric argument. What's the
> easiest way to transform it into a matrix constituted of numeric elements?
Please provide a small (few line) example of your data and the command
you used that recreates the problem. Also, please provide the exact
Without seeing your data and the command you used, I suspect it probably
has something to do with row and column names, or the delimiter.
You may want to look at:
and try different parameters to make it work with your data.
But until you provide a fully contained example that recreates the
problem, anyone on this list is just guessing.
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