[R] R's database capabilities

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Tue Aug 4 20:17:03 CEST 2009

On Aug 4, 2009, at 2:04 PM, Jim Bouldin wrote:

> I admit that I've not done a thorough search on this topic, but from  
> the
> several instructional manuals and/or tutorials I've looked at, I  
> don't see
> any mention of relational database capabilities in R?  Have I missed
> something, and if so, can someone  point me in the right direction  
> to get
> started?  Thanks!

It appears you missed the functions that do searching. Try:

??"sql"   # two pages of hits (but depends on what you have installed)

RSiteSearch("sql")    # 398 hits

RSiteSearch("database")   # 1200+ hits


David Winsemius, MD
Heritage Laboratories
West Hartford, CT

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