Re: [R] applying a function recursively

From: Jim Lemon <jim_at_bitwrit.com.au>
Date: Thu, 12 Jun 2008 21:04:56 +1000

Georg Otto wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I have a question about applying a function recursively through a
> list. Suppose I have a list where the different elements have
> different levels of recursion:
>
>
...
>
> I understand that with a fixed number of recursion levels one can use
> lapply() in a nested way, but what if the numbers of recursion levels
> is not fixed or is different between the list elements as it is in my
> example?
>
Hi Georg,
Have a look at listBuilder and listCrawler in the crank package.

Jim



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