stringr v0.1.10


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by Hadley Wickham

Make it easier to work with strings.

stringr is a set of simple wrappers that make R's string functions more consistent, simpler and easier to use. It does this by ensuring that: function and argument names (and positions) are consistent, all functions deal with NA's and zero length character appropriately, and the output data structures from each function matches the input data structures of other functions.

Functions in stringr

Name Description
str_trim Trim whitespace from start and end of string...
str_match Extract first matched group from a string...
str_join Join multiple strings into a single string...
str_locate Locate the position of the first occurence of a pattern in a string.
str_extract Extract first piece of a string that matches a pattern.
str_extract_all Extract all pieces of a string that match a pattern.
str_sub Extract substrings from a character vector...
str_match_all Extract all matched groups from a string...
str_replace Replace replaced occurences of a matched pattern in a string.
str_locate_all Locate the position of all occurences of a pattern in a string.
str_length The length of a string (in characters)...
str_pad Pad a string...
str_split Split up a string by a pattern...
str_detect Detect the presence or absence of a pattern in a string...
str_dup Duplicate strings within a character vector...
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Type Package
License GPL-2
Collate 'basics.r' 'regexp.r' 'match.r'
Packaged 2009-11-09 14:43:37 UTC; hadley
Repository CRAN
Date/Publication 2009-11-09 15:57:09
depends plyr
Contributors Hadley Wickham

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