Re: [R] Quick recode of -999 to NA in R

From: Henrique Dallazuanna <wwwhsd_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 10:22:46 -0300

Try:

dat0 <- read.table('tim1.dat', na = -999)

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 10:15 AM, Christopher Desjardins <cddesjardins_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to write a loop to recode my data from -999 to NA in R. What's
> the most efficient way to do this? Below is what I'm presently doing, which
> is inefficient. Thanks,
> Chris
>
>
>   dat0 <- read.table("time1.dat")
>
> colnames(dat0) <- c("e1dq", "e1arcp", "e1dev", "s1prcp", "s1nrcp", "s1ints",
> "a1gpar", "a1pias", "a1devt")
>
> dat0[dat0$e1dq==-999.00000000,"e1dq"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$e1arcp==-999.00000000,"e1arcp"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$e1dev==-999.00000000,"e1dev"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$s1prcp==-999.00000000,"s1prcp"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$s1nrcp==-999.00000000,"s1nrcp"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$s1ints==-999.00000000,"s1ints"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$a1gpar==-999.00000000,"a1gpar"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$a1pias==-999.00000000,"a1pias"] <- NA
>
> dat0[dat0$a1devt==-999.00000000,"a1devt"] <- NA
>
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