[BioC] how to split one word into letters

Wenbin Liu wnbnl at yahoo.com
Wed Nov 17 16:43:38 CET 2004

Have you tried substring()? The method i can think of
now is to get the length of the string (word) by
nchar(), and then loop through by substring(). There
may be smarter methods out there that I haven't


--- "Liu, Xin" <Xin.Liu at arradx.com> wrote:

> Dear all, 
> Somebody knows how to split one word into letters?
> Such as split "alabama" into letters "a", "l",
> "a","b","a","m","a".
> Cheers!
> Xin
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