Re: [R] Rbind-ing a list into one item

From: Andrew Robinson <>
Date: Thu, 27 Dec 2007 08:37:56 +1100

Hi Arjun,




On Wed, Dec 26, 2007 at 04:23:51PM -0500, Kondamani, Arjun (GMI - NY Corporate Bonds) wrote:
> Hi,
> I am doing the following:
> 1. I have a list of files.. Files1=list.files("some
> directory",pattern="some pattern")
> 2. I define a list as res=vector("list", length(files1))
> 3. I read all the files into this list: res=lapply(files1, read.csv)
> I now want to rowbind all the items in the list into one big mass (all
> files have same number of columns). I tried lapply(res, rbind) but that
> did not work. Suggestions?
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