[R] adding counter to df by group
pifferdavide at gmail.com
Thu May 4 09:17:50 CEST 2017
Thanks David! I tried this but didn't work. Got a bunch of warning
messages: Warning messages:
1: In `[<-.factor`(`*tmp*`, i, value = 1:52) :
On 4 May 2017 at 02:23, David Winsemius <dwinsemius at comcast.net> wrote:
>> On May 3, 2017, at 11:24 AM, Davide Piffer <pifferdavide at gmail.com> wrote:
> You should look at this result more closely. Its length is not the same length as the number of rows of the target of the attempted assignment.
> You might try:
> red_congruent$miniblock <- ave( red_congruent$subject_nr, red_congruent$subject_nr, FUN=seq_along)
> `ave` is very useful for delivering vectors with length equal to nrow of a dataframe. Do remember to name the FUN parameter (although I still usually forget).
> David Winsemius
> Alameda, CA, USA
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