[R] some problems I have met in LARS

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Tue Jun 3 06:25:30 CEST 2008

feathersea <feathersea at gmail.com> wrote in
news:745aabbd0806022041i48e6f356q474b59397d1c3556 at mail.gmail.com: 

> I loaded  the LARS package,and input: data(diabetes),load the
> embedded data  then I found the varialbes are in this form:
>  x.age,x.bmi......(10 of them),X2.age,X2.bmi....(64 of them)
> When I input x,R gave me all 10 varialbes,and input X2,it gave me 64 
> variables, but if I input x.age, it returned nothing,I wonder how to
> affiliate those subvariable such as x.age,x.bmi to x,since I create
> a table,name the variable x.1,x,2 ,it came to nothing when I input
> x. 
>   I have never seen this before,can someone give me some keyword ,so 
>   I can search online,thank you very much. 
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How about posting the code?

David Winsemius

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