[R] for loop question Documentation and its application for calculating euclidean distance on MDS ordination axis scores
Ben Bolker
bolker at ufl.edu
Wed Oct 1 15:58:23 CEST 2008
> I will post data probably tonight, but here is my problem. I have
> preformed an MDS on a set of data. I have the scores of the four axes
> that
> are the optimal solution. I want to calculate the euclidean distance
> between time steps of the ordination.
See ?dist for a much faster solution ...
[saying a little more to make Gmane happy]
I wouldn't say for loops are "discouraged", but there are
often faster ways to do things in R.
Ben Bolker
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