Re: [S] Re: merge

Steve Bousquin (sbous@lamar.colostate.edu)
Wed, 04 Mar 1998 01:08:35 -0700


Thanks, all. I finally got it done by converting the single-row lists to data
frames, then rbind-ing them all into a single object. It's so simple once
you've done it . . .

Steve Bousquin wrote:

> . . . is there an easier way to get data from a number of data frames, each
> of which has a single row that was converted from the list output of an
> Splus function, into a single data frame consisting of all of these rows
> (easier than merging them all, which isn't working)?
>
> Steve Bousquin wrote:
>
> > I am unable to get merge to work in Splus 4 Windows, either in the
> > command window using commands from the Splus 3 manuals, or using the
> > Data>Merge interface in Splus 4. Both data frames have the same column
> > names but the file resulting from the merge contains no data, only the
> > variable names. When done from the command line, the resulting file
> > says 0 rows, although there are no error messages:
> >
> > >last.merge
> > [1] Significance.estimate Significance.p.value Lower.limit
> > [4] Upper.limit Variance
> > < 0 rows>
> > >
> >
> > I have tried shortening the names and this doesn't help.
> >
> > Has anyone else experienced this? Am I missing something? Both
> > datasets (each has one row) show in the object browser as data frames
> > and look fine when I open them. Both have identical column names.
> >
> > ==============================================
> > Steve Bousquin
> >
> > Colorado State University
> > Department of Rangeland Ecosystem Science/GDPE
> > NR209
> > Fort Collins, CO 80523
> > USA
> >
> > sbous@lamar.colostate.edu
> > ==============================================
>
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>
> ==============================================
> Steve Bousquin
>
> Colorado State University
> Department of Rangeland Ecosystem Science/GDPE
> NR209
> Fort Collins, CO 80523
> USA
>
> sbous@lamar.colostate.edu
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