[R] Help with splitting up values in a data set

Sarah Goslee sarah.goslee at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 23:05:05 CEST 2014


My telepathy is not working today.

Have you already imported your data into R?

If so, what does it look like?

dput(head(yourdata, 20))

is an effective way to provide data on the list. Or if your question
refers to only one column, that's all we need.

But we certainly need to know what the column looks like, and what you
expect to have as the final answer.

This may also be of use:


On Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 2:04 PM, Gayon Clarke <gayonclarke at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Good day,
> I have a data set from a MySQL database with a description field that I want to spilt up the values in order to compare the description of one record to the others. This will help me to identify any patterns with the data being recorded.
> Your help will be gladly appreciated.
> Gayon

Sarah Goslee

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