Re: [R] how to bind lists recursively

From: Rolf Turner <r.turner_at_auckland.ac.nz>
Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 15:02:21 +1200

On 28/05/2008, at 2:43 PM, Daniel Yang wrote:

> Dear all,
>
> I want to create a list that contains 0,1,2,3, ..., 10000 as its
> elements. I used the following code, which apparently doesn't work
> very well.
>
> a <- 0
> for(i in 1:10000) {
> a <- list(a, i)
> }
>
> The result is not what I wanted. So how to create the bind lists
> recursively so that the last element would be the newly added one
> while the previous elements all remain the same?

a <- list()
for(i in 1:10000) a[[i]] <- i

(The word ``bind'' is inappropriate.)

        cheers,

                Rolf Turner

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