[R] character string to name
tlumley at u.washington.edu
Mon Jul 9 16:25:07 CEST 2007
On Mon, 9 Jul 2007, Jim Lemon wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I thought I recalled a request for turning a character string into an
> object name as in:
Yes. It's a FAQ.
> However, as.name and a few other uninformed attempts didn't even come
> close. A search of "character to name" produced no helpful functions.
> This isn't a very urgent request, but if anyone knows some trick to
> perform this transformation, I would like to hear about it. Thanks.
> R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
> PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
Thomas Lumley Assoc. Professor, Biostatistics
tlumley at u.washington.edu University of Washington, Seattle
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