[R] simple question

Prof Brian D Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue May 1 19:13:36 CEST 2001

On Tue, 1 May 2001, Martin Henry H. Stevens wrote:

> How does one turn a character string back into an object?
> I would like to take character strings and use them as objects, a process
> that I think is the reverse of deparse( substitute(X)).


Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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