[R] deparseDots to get names of all arguments?

Spencer Graves spencer.graves at effectivedefense.org
Tue Feb 20 23:36:50 CET 2018

Hi, All:

       How can I get the names of all the arguments in dots(...)?

       I'm able to get the name of the first argument but not the second:

deparseDots <- function(...){
a <- 1
b <- 2
deparseDots(a, b)
[1] "a"

       I'd like to get c('a', 'b').

       Spencer Graves

 > sessionInfo()
R version 3.4.3 (2017-11-30)
Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin15.6.0 (64-bit)
Running under: macOS High Sierra 10.13.3

Matrix products: default

[1] en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8/C/en_US.UTF-8/en_US.UTF-8

attached base packages:
[1] stats     graphics  grDevices utils     datasets  methods base

loaded via a namespace (and not attached):
[1] compiler_3.4.3 tools_3.4.3    yaml_2.1.16

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