[R] R: rearranging data frame rows

From: Vittorio <vdemart1_at_tin.it>
Date: Sat 24 Jun 2006 - 02:25:13 EST

Have a look at merge.

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>Data: 23-giu-2006 18.10
>A: "r-help"<r-

>Ogg: [R] rearranging data frame rows
>I have two data frames. The first contains data about a number
of individuals,
>coded in the first column with a name, in an order I
find convenient.
>The second contains different data about the same
indivduals, in a different
>order. Both data frame have the individual
names in the first column.
>I need to reorder the second data frame
so the rows are rearranged in the same
>manner as the fist. How?
cannot turn the individual names in a numeric vairable with

(data1[,1]), because the two data frames are subset of different data,
>so the the factor levels are way off between the two. I think I need
to actually
>use the names as a index.
>Federico C. F. Calboli
>Department of Epidemiology and Public Health
>Imperial College, St Mary's Campus
>Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG
>Tel +44 (0)20 7594 1602 Fax (+44) 020 7594 3193
>f.calboli [.a.
t] imperial.ac.uk
>f.calboli [.a.t] gmail.com
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