Determine the class of an arbitrary R object.
an R object.
character string giving the class of
The class is the (first element) of the
attribute if this is non-
NULL, or inferred from the object's
dim attribute if this is non-
data.class(x) returns what is typically useful
for method dispatching. (Or, what the basic creator functions already
and maybe eventually all will attach as a class attribute.)
For compatibility reasons, there is one exception to the rule above:
integer, the result of
"numeric" even when
x is classed.
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