Rename an item within the
data slot of an oce object, also changing
dataNamesOriginal in the
metadata slot, so that the
[[ accessor will
still work with the original name that was stored in the data.
oceRenameData(object, old, new, note = "")
an oce object.
character value that matches the name of an item in
character value to be used as the new name that matches the name of an item in
data slot. Thus must not be the name of something that is already in the
new is the same as
old, then the object is returned unaltered.
character value that holds an explanation of the reason for the change. If this
is a string of non-zero length, then this is inserted in the processing log of the returned
value. If it is
NULL, then no entry is added to the processing log. Otherwise, the processing
log gets a new item that is constructed from the function call.