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JSL List to matrix ?

ram

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Jun 5, 2017

Prob: needed to get a list or matrix of numbers instead of characters;

 

String="1,2,3,4,5,6";

list=words(String,",");  //output --> {"1","2","3","4","5","6"}

 

required output ={1,2,3,4,5,6};

 

 

 

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txnelson

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Jun 22, 2012

Solution

All Matrix, List and Character functions are available at

     Help==>Scripting Index==>Functions

Here is a possible answer for you

Names Default To Here( 1 );
String = "1,2,3,4,5,6";
Eval( Parse( "Mat=[" || string || "];" ) );
Jim
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ram

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Jun 5, 2017

No For loop should be used.
Jeff_Perkinson

Community Manager

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Jun 23, 2011

Here's one way to do it without a For() loop.

 

String="1,2,3,4,5,6";
list=words(String,",");  
//output --> {"1","2","3","4","5","6"}

x=new table("temp", new column("c", character, values(list)), private);
:c<< data type(numeric);
m = c<< get values;

close(x, nosave);

show(m);
-Jeff
txnelson

Super User

Joined:

Jun 22, 2012

Solution

All Matrix, List and Character functions are available at

     Help==>Scripting Index==>Functions

Here is a possible answer for you

Names Default To Here( 1 );
String = "1,2,3,4,5,6";
Eval( Parse( "Mat=[" || string || "];" ) );
Jim
ram

Contributor

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Jun 5, 2017

Thank you Jim,
This is exactly i was looking for. Also Thanks for pointing to the link to explore other functions too.