[R] Just Beginning

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Jan 7 14:34:58 CET 2008

R can talk to MySQL via the RMySQL and RODBC packages: which is easier
will depend on your infrastructure, including your OS.

You haven't even told us your OS.  But the 'R Data Import/Export Manual' 
and 'An Introduction to R', both of which ship with R, are the manuals to 
start with, as well as the package documentation.

On Mon, 7 Jan 2008, hoogeebear wrote:

> Hi,
> Im new to "R", I am currently doing a proect for college, in which questions
> are answered and the results are sent to a mySql database. Essentially I
> want R to read from this database and generate graphs e.t.c. Dies anyone
> know of a good website where I can learn the different commands needed to do
> this? I have looked around on the net but cannot seem to find anything. Hope
> to hear from someone soon.
> Best Regards,
> John.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics,  http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
University of Oxford,             Tel:  +44 1865 272861 (self)
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