Join operations

innerJoin(x, y, by, ...)

leftJoin(x, y, by, ...)

rightJoin(x, y, by, ...)

fullJoin(x, y, by, ...)

semiJoin(x, y, by, ...)

antiJoin(x, y, by, ...)

Arguments

x

Object.

y

Object.

by

character. Column names to use for join operation.

...

Additional arguments.

Value

New object containing a merge of x and y objects.

See also

These functions are inspired by dplyr. However, they are designed to only work on Bioconductor S4 class objects, and use base R code internally.

Examples

class(leftJoin)
#> [1] "nonstandardGenericFunction" #> attr(,"package") #> [1] "methods"