[R] factor to character

From: Omar Lakkis <uofiowa_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed 29 Jun 2005 - 00:44:23 EST

Using RODBC, when I select from a table strings (chars and varchars) come as factors. What is the best way, speed wise, to convert these columns back to strings (perhaps using as.character).

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