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Curious
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Re: sorting, ranking
Posted:
Aug 21, 2009 2:53 PM


"Wyatt " <hello@hello.com> wrote in message <h6moqe$sqf$1@fred.mathworks.com>... > that did the trick steve. It just seems to me that > > rank = temp(I) > > should be valid syntax, and is more intuitive than writing > > rank(I) = temp > > perhaps because I'm thinking that if I wanted to arbitrarily pull out values [7 4 9 1] from a vector A I would write > > A([7 4 9 1]) > > and it would give me the 7th 4th 9th and 1st values from A in that order.
But to me, this would not be very intuitive at all.
since A([9]) is the same as A(9), A([9]) should return the 9th index of A (as it does).



