[Rd] cbind.data.frame(.) S/R incompatibility

Martin Maechler Martin Maechler <maechler@stat.math.ethz.ch>
Thu, 7 Jun 2001 17:54:10 +0200

In S-plus (5.1),

 > cbind(data.frame(x=1,y=2), data.frame(x=4,u=3))
   x y x1 u 
 1 1 2  4 3

whereas in R, the 3rd name is "x", the same as the 1st one.
I think R should behave the same as S+5.1..

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