Re: [R] Question about functions in R

From: Valentin Dimitrov <vsdimitrov_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Fri 21 Jul 2006 - 03:13:23 EST


Try to insert a space before the last bracket! R sometimes does not accept a curly bracket as a first character on a line of a script.

Regards,
Valentin

> I tried to make the following function:
>
> function(x, y){
> dates<-intersect(x[,1],y[,1])
> m<-matrix(NA,length(dates),3)
> m[,1]<-dates
> j<-1
> k<-1
> for(i in fdax[,1]){
> if(is.element(i,dates)){
> m[j,3]<-as.numeric(fdax[k,2])
> j<-j+1
> }
> k<-k+1
> }
> return(m)
> }
>
> When I try to import it into R with edit(
> file="name.txt",
> editor="someeditor") I get the response that there
> is an error on the
> line where last bracket is.
> When I execute this code manualy in R command by
> command everything works ok.
> This happened to me before with other functions.
> Sometimes I can
> import them and they work perfectly but sometimes I
> get the error on
> the last line of code which is alvays the final
> bracket.
>
> Anyone has any idea why this is happening?
>
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