From: ivan <i.petzev_at_gmail.com>

Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2011 16:59:26 +0200

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Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2011 16:59:26 +0200

Hi,

thank you for the response. What I actually want to do is pick automatically the results of the various outputs (which I have already defined as variables, e.g. output.1,output.2,etc) and insert them into a table. The list variable would be redundant since in order to create the data frame I would rather type data.frame(results=rbind(output.1,output.2,etc.)). If I had 100 outputs, this would be much work. I rather meant something like for(i in 1:100) {x=data.frame(results=rbind(output.[[i]]))}, which does not work though. It says that object "output." cannot be found.

Kind Regards

On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 4:31 PM, jim holtman <jholtman_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> Yes you can, but there is not enough explaination as to what you

*> really want to do. I would suggest that you look at using a 'list'
**> instead of individual objects:
**>
**> myList <- list(output.1 = rbind('a','b'), output.2 = rbind('c','d'), ...)
**>
**> Then you can use 'lapply' to operation on the elements.
**>
**> On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 10:16 AM, ivan <i.petzev_at_gmail.com> wrote:
**> > Hi,
**> >
**> > is there a possibility to use global variables in a for loop. More
**> > specifically, I want to do the following:
**> >
**> > output.1<-rbind("a","b")
**> > output.2<-rbind("c","d")
**> > output.3<-rbind("e","f")
**> > .
**> > .
**> > .
**> > output.n<-rbind(...,...)
**> >
**> > next I want to create a data frame with two columns:
**> >
**> > Outputs
**> > Values output.1 "a","b" output.2 "c","d" output.3 "e","f" .
**> > .
**> > output.n …,…
**> > My problem is that I do not how to define a loop over global variables.
**> > Anybody an idea?
**> >
**> > Thanks.
**> >
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