Re: [R] column name of a table

From: Florence Combes <fcombes_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat 17 Dec 2005 - 02:50:08 EST

I am not sure to understand what you want, but maybe colnames() is what you want.
for example

> mat

     [,1] [,2] [,3]
[1,] 1 3 5
[2,] 2 4 6
> colnames(mat)<-c("col1","col2","col3")
> mat

     col1 col2 col3
[1,] 1 3 5
[2,] 2 4 6

was it what you were looking for ?

florence.

On 12/16/05, herodote@oreka.com <herodote@oreka.com> wrote:
>
> hy all,
>
> I wish to switch in a part in my code that use "read.table" to "scan",
> actually i use this:
>
> tab<-scan("data.dat",what=integer(),skip=1)
> dim(tab)<-c(75,length(tab)/75)
> tab<-t(tab)
>
> It gives me a new tab with 75 columns, but i when i was using read.tablewith headers then attach i could use the columns names to access the data
> values, now how can i attach the columns names that are on the first line of
> the file data.dat?
>
> Any help would be great!
>
> thks all
> guillaume.
>
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