Re: [R] How do I paste double quotes arround a character string?

From: Ted Harding <Ted.Harding_at_manchester.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 03 Jul 2008 09:22:14 +0100 (BST)


On 03-Jul-08 01:25:55, Philip James Smith wrote:
> Hi R Community:
> I've got a character string that looks like: New Mexico
>
> How to I create the new character string that looks like: "New Mexico"
> That is, it is the original string (New Mexico) with double quotes
> infront and behind it?
>
> Thanks,
> Phil Smith

I tried the following. Is that the sort of thing you want to achieve?

  X<-"New Mexico"
  Y<-"\"New Mexico\""
  X
# [1] "New Mexico"

  Y
# [1] "\"New Mexico\""
  plot((1:10),xlab=X,ylab=Y)

Best wishes,
Ted.



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Date: 03-Jul-08                                       Time: 09:22:10
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