Re: [R] convert vector to matrix

From: Alberto Monteiro <albmont_at_centroin.com.br>
Date: Wed 04 Oct 2006 - 21:55:00 GMT

Gavin Simpson wrote:
>
> Did you even try to use cbind on your vector? I guess not as,
>
> > vec <- 1:10
> > mat <- cbind(vec)
> > mat
>
Why does mat remain a matrix instead of "losing" one dimension? I am reading the FAQ at...
http://cran.us.r-project.org/doc/FAQ/R-FAQ.html#Why-do-my-matrices-lose- dimensions_003f
... and it seems that anything you do to mat should turn it back into a one-dimensional vector.

Alberto Monteiro



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