[R] Removing trailing spaces
MSchwartz at MedAnalytics.com
Wed Dec 22 00:19:07 CET 2004
On Wed, 2004-12-22 at 11:38 +1300, Patrick Connolly wrote:
> Some years ago when I used S-PLUS, I seem to remember, there was a
> discussion about a simple method of removing trailing spaces from
> vector elements. I'd be fairly sure the same would work in R, but I
> can't find any mention of anything like it in the R archives or with
> There are ways I could do it with substring(), but I seem to remember
> there was something more elegant. I can find the strip function in
> the clim.pact package, but that trims everything after the first space
> which is not useful in this case.
> Someone please refresh my memory.
See the final examples in ?sub
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