[R] A simple string alienation question.
er|cjberger @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Tue Apr 14 11:48:22 CEST 2020
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On Tue, Apr 14, 2020 at 12:29 PM Sam Charya via R-help <r-help using r-project.org>
> Hello Dear R Community,
> I would ask a little bit of help from you please:I have a dataset, which
> is in a CSV file – I have read it into R as follows:
> V11 tropical fruit"2 whole milk"3 pip
> fruit"4 other vegetables"5 whole milk"6 rolls/buns"
> The issue is: the data set in Csv file also appears with the quotation
> marks “. I can’t get rid of the quotation marks. I want to do it in R. The
> Quotes only appear at the end of the string. The dataset has many rows –
> this is just a copy. My intention is to be able to get rid of the quotes
> and then want to separate the strings with a ‘/’. i.e. rolls/buns should be
> rolls in one column and buns in another.
> I know this is something very simple I am lacking – but if you could
> please show me how to do this? If someone could throw some light please. I
> read the data in with a simple read.csv statement:
> calc <- read.csv("Fight.csv", stringsAsFactors = F, header = F) str(x)
> Output: > str(calc)'data.frame': 38765 obs. of 1 variable: $ V1: chr
> "tropical fruit\"" "whole milk\"" "pip fruit\"" "other vegetables\"" ...
> Many Thanks in advance for your help.
> Kind Regards,
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