nullfile: Gets the pathname or a connection to the NULL device on the...

Description Usage Value Author(s) See Also

View source: R/nullfile.R

Description

Gets the pathname or a connection to the NULL device on the current platform.

Usage

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Value

nullfile() returns a character string, which is "/dev/null" except on Windows where it is "nul:". nullcon() returns a newly opened (binary) connection to the NULL device - make sure to close it when no longer needed.

Author(s)

Henrik Bengtsson

See Also

In R (>= 3.6.0), there exists base::nullfile(), which is identical to R.utils::nullfile().


R.utils documentation built on Sept. 26, 2021, 9:07 a.m.