Re: [R] Aligning ragged text columns

From: John Wiedenhoeft <wiedenhoeft_at_gmx.net>
Date: Wed 19 Jul 2006 - 19:17:14 EST

Am Mittwoch, den 19.07.2006, 10:03 +0100 schrieb hadley wickham:
> Can anyone please suggest how I can print:
>
> a <- matrix(c(
> "Heading 1", "This is some info\nabout heading 1",
> "Heading 2", "This is some info\nabout heading 2",

> ), byrow=T, nrow=2)
>
> to look like:
>
> Heading 1 This is some info
> about heading 1
> Heading 2 This is some info
> about heading 2

Guess its

heading1 <- "Heading1"
heading2 <- "Heading2"

a <- matrix(c(

	"Heading 1",  paste("This is some info\nabout", heading1, sep=""),
	"Heading 2",  paste("This is some info\nabout", heading2, sep=""),
), byrow=T, nrow=2)

Cheers,
John



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