[R] String concatenation

From: Andy Fugard <a.fugard_at_ed.ac.uk>
Date: Sat, 28 Jun 2008 12:44:48 +0100


Hi,

Is the following function built in somewhere?

concat = function(v) {

   res = ""

   for (i in 1:length(v))
     res = paste(res,v[i],sep="")

   res
}

e.g.

> concat(c("12","3","45"))

[1] "12345"

Cheers,

Andy

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