John Mount shows how to use inline operators in R with the
The above code is assuming you have the
wraprpackage attached via already having run
Notice we picked R-related operator names. We stayed away from overloading the
+operator, as the arithmetic operators are somewhat special in how they dispatch in R. The goal wasn’t to make R more like Python, but to adapt a good idea from Python to improve R.
Also, it’s a little late to pick up the discount (though Manning has discounts pretty much every day so be patient and you’ll find 40+ percent off) but check out the second edition of Practical Data Science with R by Mount and Nina Zumel. I’ve held off on reading it so far because I want to wait until it’s closer to completion, but it is on my to-read list.