fnsd: First non-singleton dimension

Description Usage Arguments Value Note Author(s) See Also Examples

Description

Given an array, returns the first non-singleton dimension. Useful for emulating some of Matlab / Octave's multidimensional functions.

If n is supplied, return the first n nonsingleton dimensions.

Usage

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fnsd(a,n)

Arguments

a

An array

n

Integer. Return the first n nonsingleton dimensions

Value

Returns an integer vector with elements in the range 1 to length(dim(a)).

Note

Treats zero-extent dimensions as singletons.

Case n=0 now treated sensibly (returns a zero-length vector).

Author(s)

Robin K. S. Hankin

See Also

arev

Examples

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a <- array(1:24,c(1,1,1,1,2,1,3,4))
fnsd(a)
fnsd(a,2)

Example output

Loading required package: abind
[1] 5
[1] 5 7

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