base-deprecated {base}R Documentation

Deprecated Functions in Base package


These functions are provided for compatibility with older versions of R only, and may be defunct as soon as the next release.


format.char(x, width = NULL, flag = "-")


x a character vector.
width, flag see formatC.


write.table0 is an R-level version of write.table provided for temporary back-compatibility.

format.char was an auxiliary function for formatC whose functionality (and more) is provided by format.default.

The original help page for these functions is often available at help("oldName-deprecated") (note the quotes). Functions in packages other than the base package are listed in help("pkg-deprecated").

See Also


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