[R] Substring and strsplit

From: Erin Hodgess <hodgess_at_gator.dt.uh.edu>
Date: Wed 30 Aug 2006 - 08:25:26 EST


Dear R People:

I am trying to split a character vector into a set of individual letters:

Ideal:
x3 <- c("dog")
"d" "o" "g"

I tried the following:
> strsplit(x3)

Error in strsplit(x3) : argument "split" is missing, with no default
> strsplit(x3,1)

[[1]]
[1] "dog"

I know that this is incredibly simple, but what am I doing wrong?

Either Windows or Linux 2.3.1

Thanks in advance!

Sincerely,
Erin Hodgess
Associate Professor

Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences University of Houston - Downtown
mailto: hodgess@gator.uhd.edu



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