equalBins: Multicolumn Formating

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) See Also Examples

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Description

Expands the width either supercolumns or the subcolumns so that the the sum of the supercolumn widths is the same as the sum of the subcolumn widths.

Usage

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equalBins(widths, subwidths)

Arguments

widths

widths of the supercolumns.

subwidths

list of widths of the subcolumns for each supercolumn.

Details

This determins the correct subwidths of each of various columns in a table for printing. The correct width of the multicolumns is deterimed by summing the widths of it subcolumns.

Value

widths of the the columns for a table.

Author(s)

Charles Dupont

See Also

nchar, stringDims

Examples

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mcols <- c("Group 1", "Group 2")
mwidth <- nchar(mcols, type="width")
spancols <- c(3,3)
ccols <- c("a", "deer", "ad", "cat", "help", "bob")
cwidth <- nchar(ccols, type="width")

subwidths <- partition.vector(cwidth, spancols)

equalBins(mwidth, subwidths)

harrelfe/Hmisc documentation built on Oct. 3, 2019, 9:34 p.m.