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Create an empty or n-row null-filled copy of the LazyFrame

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Description

Returns a n-row null-filled LazyFrame with an identical schema. n can be greater than the current number of rows in the LazyFrame.

Usage

<LazyFrame>$clear(n = 0)

Arguments

n Number of (null-filled) rows to return in the cleared frame.

Value

A n-row null-filled LazyFrame with an identical schema

Examples

library(polars)

df = pl$LazyFrame(
  a = c(NA, 2, 3, 4),
  b = c(0.5, NA, 2.5, 13),
  c = c(TRUE, TRUE, FALSE, NA)
)

df$clear()
#> polars LazyFrame
#>  $describe_optimized_plan() : Show the optimized query plan.
#> 
#> Naive plan:
#> DF ["a", "b", "c"]; PROJECT */3 COLUMNS; SELECTION: None
df$clear(n = 5)
#> polars LazyFrame
#>  $describe_optimized_plan() : Show the optimized query plan.
#> 
#> Naive plan:
#> DF ["a", "b", "c"]; PROJECT */3 COLUMNS; SELECTION: None