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glue is designed to make it easy to interpolate (“glue”) your data into strings. Compared to equivalents like paste() and sprintf() it is easier to write and less time consuming to maintain. It also has no non-base dependencies so is easy to include in packages

Jim Hester
Software Engineer

I’m a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix and R package developer.


String interpolation, evaluating a variable name to a value within a string, isa feature of many programming languages including …