[R] strings spanning multiple lines
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sun Mar 9 10:53:31 CET 2003
?paste will tell you how to assemble long strings from shorter ones.
On Sun, 9 Mar 2003, Tamas Papp wrote:
> I'd like to specify strings spanning multiple lines (ie too long to
> fit in a single line without spoiling pretty-printed R code). I tried
> the following way:
> > a <- "multiple \
> + lines"
> > print(a)
>  "multiple \nlines"
> How could I avoid the extra linebreak ("\n")?
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