I have a root file, say yyy.root and I want to scale it down event by event 1/6 times and create a new root file with same tree and branches as the previous file.
While plotting a histogram, I know, I have to scale it, something like,
Double_t scale = 1.0/6.0;
I want to do the same thing and write it to a new root file.
Can someone help me!
Thank you in advance,
ROOT Version: 6.14
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I guess you just want to scale one value (one branch), right? You have to do it manually: open your file, loop over the entries, scale the value (branch) you wand to scale down, and write the tree to a new file.
Thank you for your quick response.
Basically, I want to scale the entire tree (all branches). Is it possible to do so?
Can you please share a sample code, if possible?
Then you have to read all branches, scale all values, and write to another tree. You could get inspiration form the copytree3.C tutorial
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