asNumericDS {dsBase}R Documentation

Coerces an R object into class numeric

Description

this function is based on the native R function as.numeric

Usage

asNumericDS(x.name)

Arguments

x.name

the name of the input object to be coerced to class numeric. Must be specified in inverted commas. But this argument is usually specified directly by <x.name> argument of the clientside function ds.asNumeric

Details

See help for function as.numeric in native R

Value

the object specified by the <newobj> argument (or its default name <x.name>.num) which is written to the serverside. For further details see help on the clientside function ds.asNumeric

Author(s)

Amadou Gaye, Paul Burton for DataSHIELD Development Team


[Package dsBase version 5.0.0 ]