Re: [R] how to iterate through a list using ls

From: Sarah Goslee <>
Date: Sat, 01 Nov 2008 20:24:13 -0400

See ?get
And you'll probably also want ?assign

On Sat, Nov 1, 2008 at 7:54 PM, Lo, Ken <> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I know this is an idiotic question, but I am trying to iterate through a
> list of data.frame using ls (I have named the data frames in a way that
> lets me subset them with ls(pattern="test", for example). But ls
> returns a character vector. How to I refer to the data frames by their
> names in the list instead of the actual string?
> Thanks a bunch.
> Ken
> _________________________________

Sarah Goslee

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