A minor update to my “apply functions” post

February 27, 2014
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(This article was first published on What You're Doing Is Rather Desperate » R, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

One of my more popular posts is A brief introduction to “apply” in R. Come August, it will be four years old. Technology moves on, old blog posts do not.

So: thanks to BioStar user zx8754 for pointing me to this Stack Overflow post, in which someone complains that the code in the post does not work as described. The by example is now fixed.

Side note: I often find “contact the author” is the most direct approach to solving this kind of problem ;) always happy to be contacted.


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