[R] is there a formatted output in R?

Thomas Lumley tlumley at u.washington.edu
Sat Mar 11 01:54:58 CET 2006

On Fri, 10 Mar 2006, Michael wrote:

> something like "sprintf" in C?
> so I can do:
> print(sprintf("the correct result is %3.4f\n", myresult));

Did you try this line of code? It actually works in R, although you would 
probably prefer cat() instead of print().


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Thomas Lumley			Assoc. Professor, Biostatistics
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