Re: [R] Space character introduced bu paste

From: Karl Ove Hufthammer <>
Date: Thu, 05 Jun 2008 15:48:53 +0200

>> charlist<-c("a","b","c")
>> lapply(charlist, function (y) paste("'",y,"'"))

Use 'sep=""'. And using 'sapply' instead of 'lapply' gives a nicer input. The following works.

$ sapply(charlist, function(y) paste("'",y,"'", sep=""))

    a b c
"'a'" "'b'" "'c'"

Karl Ove Hufthammer

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