[R] Numbers in a string
nick.sabbe at ugent.be
Wed Dec 15 12:01:28 CET 2010
gsub("[^0123456789]", "", "AB15E9SDF654VKBN?dvb.65")
results in "15965465".
Would that be what you are looking for?
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From: r-help-bounces at r-project.org [mailto:r-help-bounces at r-project.org] On
Behalf Of Rainer Schuermann
Sent: woensdag 15 december 2010 11:19
To: r-help at r-project.org
Subject: Re: [R] Numbers in a string
If your OS is Linux, you might want to look at sed or gawk. They are very
good and efficient for such tasks.
You need it once or as a part of program?
Some samples would be helpful...
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> Datum: Wed, 15 Dec 2010 16:55:26 +0800
> Von: Luis Felipe Parra <felipe.parra at quantil.com.co>
> An: r-help <r-help at r-project.org>
> Betreff: [R] Numbers in a string
> Hello, I have stings which have all sort of characters (numbers, letters,
> punctuation marks, etc) I would like to stay only with the numbers in
> does somebody know how to do this?
> Thank you
> Felipe Parra
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