[R] converting a numeric vector to a single string
Hadley Wickham
h.wickham at auckland.ac.nz
Wed Nov 19 02:48:32 CET 2003
Did you read ?paste ? I think using the collapse argument will give you
what you want.
Hadley
Rajarshi Guha wrote:
>Hi,
> this is probably a very obvious question but I cant see how I can
>convert a numeric vector to a single string as opposed to a character
>vector.
>
>Essentially if I have a vector defined as
>
>x <- c(1,2,3.76,4.56)
>
>I would like to generate the string:
>
>"1 2 3.76 4.56"
>
>rather than
>
>"1" "2" "3.76" "4.56"
>
>which is what paste() gives me.
>
>I thought of using a textConnection() but as far as I can see I need to
>use something like writeLines which requires a character vector.
>
>Thanks,
>
>
>
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