Re: [R] problem with NA and if

From: Albert Greinoecker <albert.greinoecker_at_uibk.ac.at>
Date: Fri, 04 Jul 2008 08:58:27 +0200

try
is.na()

regards,
Albert

Am Freitag, den 04.07.2008, 08:29 +0200 schrieb Keld Jørn Simonsen:
> Hi
>
> I would like to sum a number of time series, some of them having NA's
>
> Standard action is here that if I sum a value with a NA, then the result
> is NA. I would like it to just keep the value.
>
> I then try to:
>
> a = NA; if (a == NA) { a = 0}
>
> just to try it out, but it says
>
> Error in if (a == NA) { : missing value where TRUE/FALSE needed
>
> What is wrong, and can I do it smarter? I looked at na.action but I
> don't see how it affects addition of vectors, nor time series.
>
> Best regards
> keld
>
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