[R] data.frame

Prof Brian D Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sun Jun 17 19:09:38 CEST 2001

On Sun, 17 Jun 2001, [iso-8859-1] Ricardo Gonçalves wrote:

> Dear R:
> This is a question from a beginner. I am using R for Windows and every time I
try to load my data set, i. e., x <- data.frame (x), I receive the message
"object x not found".

Well, it won't be.  That does not load a dataset.  Try ?read.table, for
example, or read the `R Data Import/Export Manual' (on the help menu).

> How can I change my work directory?

See the rw-FAQ, question 5.2

> Thanks
> Rick.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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