Re: [R] matrix from list

From: Olivier Lefevre <lefevrol_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Sat, 26 Apr 2008 01:31:16 +0200

Greg Snow wrote:
> The '[[' only returns a single element from a data structure

I know but that is precisely what I find arbitrary.

Anyway you are right that it would still return the kind of object, only subsetted, which is not I want. As someone kindly pointed out to me offline, besides the unlist trick posted before, you can also achieve the desired result with

   m <- as.matrix(l)
   dimnames(m) <- NULL


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