Re: [R] Eliminating "[...]" from print

From: Matthias Kohl <Matthias.Kohl_at_stamats.de>
Date: Sun, 01 Jun 2008 20:01:59 +0200

Dear Ted,

what about

cat("####################\n")

or

message("####################")

Best,
Matthias

(Ted Harding) wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> This must be easy but I've not managed to locate the solution!
>
> Basically: I'm using sink() to save successively obtained
> results, e.g. I construct a set of regression coefficients
> etc. with names rows and columne (I want to see the names
> in the output) as an object (say "Object"), and then I
> emit it with
>
> print(Object)
>
> So far so good. But I also want to print a little header
> and separator prior to each such print(Object) which would

> identify it and explain what's going on. BUT: I can't get

> rid of the "[1]" which comes out each time I print a
> character string. Getting rid of the quotes is easy: just
> use "quote=FALSE". For example:
>
> print ("############################",quote=FALSE)
>
> gives
>
> [1] ############################
>
> But how do I get rid of that "[1]"??
>
> With thanks,
> Ted.
>
>
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