[Rd] Sticky levels (PR#846)

Thomas Lumley tlumley@u.washington.edu
Mon, 12 Feb 2001 16:44:58 -0800 (PST)

On Tue, 13 Feb 2001 bwheeler@echip.com wrote:

> This isn't actually a bug, 

True. Perhaps R-bugs wasn't the best place for it initially?

>			but what is one to do
> in cast of a typo?
> > citizen<-factor(c("uk","as","no","au","uk","us","us"))
> > levels(citizen)
> [1] "as" "au" "no" "uk" "us"
> > citizen[2]<-"us"


would do it. Yes, certain aspects of factors are a pain at times.


Thomas Lumley			Asst. Professor, Biostatistics
tlumley@u.washington.edu	University of Washington, Seattle

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