Re: [R] Sorting a matrix

From: Jorge Ivan Velez <jorgeivanvelez_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 14:32:04 -0400

Dear Angelo,

What about this?

mydata=read.table(textConnection("Name    Sex             Age
Fred    M               24
John    M               18
Mary    F               21"), header=TRUE,sep="")

mydata[order(mydata$Age),]

HTH, Jorge

On Thu, Jul 10, 2008 at 2:21 PM, Angelo Scozzarella < angeloscozzarella_at_tiscali.it> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I want to sort a matrix by a specific variable without changing the row
> binding between variables.
>
> Ex.
>
> Name Sex Age
> Fred M 24
> John M 18
> Mary F 21
>
>
> ordered by Age
>
>
> Name Sex Age
> John M 18
> Mary F 21
> Fred M 24
>
>
>
> Thanks
>
>
>
> Angelo
>
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