[R] DBI/ROracle for remote database connection ?
dj at research.bell-labs.com
Fri Jan 17 15:32:04 CET 2003
You may want to take a look at the file "README.client" under the
main ROracle package directory. It describes how to access Oracle
from an Oracle-less linux workstation.
Luke Whitaker wrote:
> I have installed the ROracle and DBI packages, and I want to
> access an Oracle database that is not on the same machine
> as the one I am running R on.
> I can access the database remotely with perl DBI and Java JDBC.
> Does anyone know if this is possible using R DBI/ROracle ? I
> have looked through the documentation and also tried to guess
> at things which might work, but with no success.
> I have also looked at using ODBC, but apparently there isn't an
> inexpensive ODBC oracle driver for linux.
> platform i686-pc-linux-gnu
> arch i686
> os linux-gnu
> system i686, linux-gnu
> major 1
> minor 6.2
> year 2003
> month 01
> day 10
> language R
> Luke Whitaker
> R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
David A. James
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