This is a wrapper around the \$cast() method that many Arrow objects have. It is more convenient to call inside dplyr pipelines than the method.

## Usage

cast(x, to, safe = TRUE, ...)

## Arguments

x

an Array, Table, Expression, or similar Arrow data object.

to

DataType to cast to; for Table and RecordBatch, it should be a Schema.

safe

logical: only allow the type conversion if no data is lost (truncation, overflow, etc.). Default is TRUE.

...

specific CastOptions to set

## Value

data-type for a list of DataType to be used with to.
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