Re: [R] rownames in an apply function

From: santosh <santosh.srinivas_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2011 04:39:47 -0700 (PDT)

Thanks David. Is there a way of explicitly passing the rowname since I need it in the function.

On Apr 19, 4:19 pm, David Winsemius <dwinsem..._at_comcast.net> wrote:
> On Apr 19, 2011, at 6:59 AM, santosh wrote:
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> > Dear Group,
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> > I am doing an apply function on a zoo object. I need the rownames to
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> > Any suggestions on how to accomplish this?
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> > Here is the code I am using
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> > tmp <-
> > structure(c(611.55, 611.55, 611.55, 611.55, 611.55, 520, 520,
> > 520, 520, 520, 425, 425, 425, 432.2, 432.2, 337, 338, 328.95,
> > 328.95, 328.95, 243.8, 242.775, 238.5, 239, 235.925, 161.7, 156.625,
> > 152.825, 151.95, 151.9, 1.5, 1.5, 1.5, 1.5, 1.5, 2, 2.15, 2.15,
> > 2, 2, 3, 2.95, 3.175, 3.2, 3.15, 6, 6.15, 6.525, 6.6, 6.6, 14.5,
> > 14.5, 15.15, 15.45, 15.3, 32.05, 32.05, 33.09, 33.8, 33.23), .Dim =
> > c(5L,
> > 12L), .Dimnames = list(c("2011-04-19 09:24:30", "2011-04-19
> > 09:25:00",
> > "2011-04-19 09:25:30", "2011-04-19 09:26:00", "2011-04-19 09:26:30"
> > ), c("A", "B", "C", "D", "E", "F", "G", "H", "I", "J", "K", "L"
> > )), index = structure(c(1303185270begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            1303185270      end_of_the_skype_highlighting,1303185300begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            1303185300      end_of_the_skype_highlighting,1303185330begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            1303185330      end_of_the_skype_highlighting,
> >1303185360begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            1303185360      end_of_the_skype_highlighting,
> >1303185390begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            1303185390      end_of_the_skype_highlighting), class = c("POSIXt", "POSIXct"), tzone = ""), class =
> > "zoo")
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> >> tmp
> >                      A   B   C   D   E   F   G    H    I    J    K
> > L
> > 2011-04-19 09:24:30 612 520 425 337 244 162 1.5 2.00 3.00 6.00 14.5
> > 32.0
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> >> apply(tmp,1,function(x)(print (rownames(x))))
> > NULL
> > NULL
> snipped
> >> #How can I get the rownames here instead?
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>  > rownames(tmp)
> [1] "2011-04-19 09:24:30" "2011-04-19 09:25:00"
> [3] "2011-04-19 09:25:30" "2011-04-19 09:26:00"
> [5] "2011-04-19 09:26:30"
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> (apply() removes the rownames before passing rows on to functions, ...  
> since they are no longer rows but rather vectors at that point.)
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> --
> David Winsemius, MD
> West Hartford, CT
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