[R] remotely saving an R session
jeff.horner at vanderbilt.edu
Thu Sep 21 06:00:54 CEST 2006
Gamal Azim wrote:
> Is it possible to remotely save an R session then
> terminate R? Of course the destructive task after
> 'then' is rather straightforward by itself.
Yes. Sending the process a SIGUSR1 signal:
$ kill -USR1 pid
will save the global environment in the file .RData, but you'll need to
remember the current working directory of the process to find it.
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