encode: Encode a file in Base64 format

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also

View source: R/base64.R

Description

Encode a file in Base64 format

Usage

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encode(input, output = tempfile(), linesize = 72L)

Arguments

input

input file

output

output file

linesize

number of characters per line in output file

Value

nothing. used for the side effect of writing the output file

Author(s)

Romain Francois, based on code by Bob Trower

References

This is based on the Base64 code available at http://base64.sourceforge.net/

Base 64 page at wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Base64

See Also

decode for the reversed operation


base64 documentation built on May 31, 2017, 2:23 a.m.