[R] Error in FUN(newX[, i], ...) : `x' must be atomic

Simon Blomberg blomsp at ozemail.com.au
Wed Jul 27 04:39:03 CEST 2005

Actually, atoms are originally a Lisp concept. Objects are either atoms or 
not. Atoms are data types that cannot be taken apart, such as numbers or 
symbols. Lists and vectors (of length > 1) are examples of  non-atomic data 
types. Did you pass a vector to FUN?



At 12:22 PM 27/07/2005, Srinivas Iyyer wrote:
>Hello Group,
>  What is the meaning of the error.  is there any place
>to look for this. I guess 'atomic' seems to be OOP
>related concept.
>thank you
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