[R] How do you transform a dataframe to a corpus?

arun smartpink111 at yahoo.com
Fri Jan 10 17:32:13 CET 2014

I couldn't reproduce the error.

complaints <- data.frame(text=c("Do your homework", "Provide reproducible example","Read the R-help manual"))
myCorpus <- Corpus(VectorSource(as.character(complaints$text)))
#A corpus with 3 text documents

On Friday, January 10, 2014 10:57 AM, ramoss <ramine.mossadegh at finra.org> wrote:

I have a data frame complains w/ dimensions 1133529    1 ( 1.13m obs 1 col)&
I am trying to transform it into a corpus
using the following code: myCorpus <-Corpus(VectorSource(complaints$text))
Error in .Source(readPlain, encoding, length(x), FALSE, names(x), 0, TRUE, 
  vectorized sources must have positive length
Does anybody understand the error message?


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