dput and options()$digits (PR#203)

pgilbert@bank-banque-canada.ca pgilbert@bank-banque-canada.ca
Wed, 2 Jun 1999 19:23:45 +0200 (MET DST)

dput seems to rely on the setting of options()$digits to determine the precision

with which things are written, and the default digits does not seem adequate
(e.g. time series attributes can get truncated enough to make them invalid). A
default for dput of digits=16 would be better.

Paul Gilbert

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