Generates a cache pathname from a key object

Description

Generates a cache pathname from a key object.

Usage

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## Default S3 method:
generateCache(key, suffix=".Rcache", ...)

Arguments

key

A list or an environment from which a character string checksum will be calculated and that will constitute the name part of the cache filename.

suffix

A character string to be appended to the end of the filename.

...

Arguments passed to getCachePath().

Value

Returns the pathname as a character string.

Author(s)

Henrik Bengtsson

See Also

Internally, the generic function getChecksum() is used to calculate the checksum of argument key.