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Is there any way to suppress the extra white space from compiling in R?

asked 2014-02-05 16:37:47 +0200

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updated 2014-02-05 17:53:38 +0200

Whenever I compile my R code, I get a lot of extra white space that just clogs my worksheet. Is there any way to suppress this? (Without changing the code to be on the same line using semicolons.) I'm working in Sage Worksheets on the cloud.

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answered 2014-02-06 18:27:54 +0200

William Stein gravatar image

I've made some changes to slightly reduce whitespace in R mode for SageMathCloud (; restart your project to get this update. However, due to how Sage works they might not be sufficient. If you evaluate the following in a cell (in sage mode, or put %sage at the top), it will eliminate a lot of additional whitespace in %r mode.

def r_eval0(*args, **kwds):
    return sage.interfaces.r.R.eval(sage.interfaces.r.r, *args, **kwds).strip().replace('\n\n','')
sage_salvus.r_eval0 = r_eval0
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Think this is worth adding to Sage? Assuming the `.strip()` wouldn't strip *too* much - R likes to indent info in longer output sometimes...

kcrisman gravatar imagekcrisman ( 2014-02-06 22:10:37 +0200 )edit

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