Re: [R] using the sink() function in a for-look

From: Rolf Turner <r.turner_at_auckland.ac.nz>
Date: Thu, 01 May 2008 15:19:52 +1200

On 1/05/2008, at 2:32 PM, Tony Dell wrote:

> hi all,
>
> i wanted to use the sink function to sequentially output regression
> summaries within a for-loop. i must have something wrong somewhere
> (or be
> using the sink function incorrectly), but can anyone help?

        <snip>

You need to ***print*** the output you want to see.

Typing ``x'' in an interactive environment causes the value of x to be printed. But in a non-interactive environment (inside a function such as source() or a for loop) it doesn't, and you need to say ``print(x)''.

Trap for young players.

        cheers,

                Rolf Turner

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