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Print method for chronicle objects.

Usage

# S3 method for chronicle
print(x, ...)

Arguments

x

A chronicle object.

...

Unused.

Value

No return value, called for side effects (printing the object on screen).

Details

chronicle object are, at their core, lists with the following elements:

  • "$value": a an object of type maybe containing the result of the computation (see the "Maybe monad" vignette for more details on maybes).

  • "$log_df": a data.frame object containing the printed object’s log information.

print.chronicle() prints the object on screen and shows:

  • the value using its print() method (for example, if the value is a data.frame, print.data.frame() will be used)

  • a message indicating to the user how to recuperate the value inside the chronicle object and how to read the object’s log