[R] order function
murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Fri Feb 1 23:49:20 CET 2013
On 13-02-01 12:15 PM, Kripa R wrote:
> Hi I'm having a simple issue with the order function. When I use the following code my data is not ordered correctly
> Name beta pval
> 881 9.09303277751237 0.000100253350483199
> 7402 6.40553461638365 0.00010228641631914
> 4879 -8.88509881106217 0.000103251645995887
That's correctly ordered in the pval column.
> However when I export the data and sort it in excel I see the following:
> Name beta pval pval
> 25037 -5.70737 2.48E-07
> 34294 -19.6931 1.04E-05
> 36002 -12.2478 1.63E-05
That is a different dataset, also correctly ordered in the third column.
Excel seems to have added a 4th heading for some reason.
> Any suggestions on how I can get this sort to work properly on data in scientifict format?
You need to explain what is wrong before we can fix it.
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