[R] Compressing String in R

Gundala Viswanath gundalav at gmail.com
Wed Dec 24 16:26:41 CET 2008

Dear all,

What's the R way to compress the string into smaller 2~3 char/digit length.
In particular I want to compress string of length >=30 characters,

The reason I want to do that is because, there are billions
of such string I want to print out. And I need to save disk space.

- Gundala Viswanath
Jakarta - Indonesia

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