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Cris Luengo (view profile)


12 Aug 2010 (Updated )

Convert 2-D cell array into evaluable string

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B = CELL2STR(C) returns a B such that C = EVAL(B).

This is the same as NUM2STR, except it works on cell arrays that contain strings, numeric arrays and other cell arrays. C must be a 2D cell array. B will be a string that can be evaluated. to return a cell array identical (up to numerical accuracy) to C.

Optional input arguments:

B = CELL2STR(C,N) uses N digits of precision for numeric arrays. N defaults to 15.

B = CELL2STR(C,'class') and B = CELL2STR(C,N,'class') also include the class string for the numeric arrays.

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MATLAB release MATLAB 7.9 (R2009b)
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13 Jul 2012 Cris Luengo

Cris Luengo (view profile)

Now also works for cell arrays containing other cell arrays.

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28 Jul 2011 Julien Gaugaz

Works great for flat cell arrays, but doesn't work for cell-arrays containing other cell-arrays, e.g.:
>> utils.cell2str({{1}})
??? Error using ==> cell2str at 64
Illegal value in cell array.

13 Jul 2012 1.1

Extended to work with cell arrays.

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