[R] list with number tags

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Thu Apr 5 21:26:33 CEST 2001

Miguel.Mediavilla at CCPEDQ.desjardins.com wrote:
> Is it possible to create a list or a vector with tags being numbers?
> e.g.  a <- list(1=2, 3=4)

Not really. What you can do is something like
 list("3"=c(1, 2), "2"=c(1, 5))
So you can use the "numbers" as characters. 

That's also possible for vectors:
 vec <- c(1, 3, 2)
 names(vec) <- c("8", "9", "10")

But be careful, I won't use it anyway ... !

Uwe Ligges
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