BiocGenerics (version 0.18.0) Coerce an object into a data frame


Function to coerce to a data frame, if possible.

NOTE: This man page is for the S4 generic function defined in the BiocGenerics package. See ? for the default method (defined in the base package). Bioconductor packages can define specific methods for objects not supported by the default method.

Usage, row.names=NULL, optional=FALSE, ...)


The object to coerce.
row.names, optional, ...
See ? for a description of these arguments.


A data frame.See ? for the value returned by the default method.Specific methods defined in Bioconductor packages should behave as consistently as possible with the default method.

See Also


Run this code  # note the dispatch on the 'x' arg only
selectMethod("", "ANY")  # the default method

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